The Castle Sophienburg

 

Castle "Sophienburg" in the "Baumberge"

Home of the Chieftain of Clan MacKay Society Germany e.V.

from  1985  -  2014

The Clan MacKay Society Germany presents the official German branch of the scotish Clan MacKay.
We are associated in friedship with the Clans of MacKay`s in Scotland, USA, Canada, Australia
and Newzeeland, and with all Clansmen and Clanswomen woldwide.

 

In the "Baumberge" with old fortifications, in the silence of deep Wood , on the hill ridge there lies the "Sophienburg".

The house built in 1668 was in earlier times the summerresidence of "Baron Freiherr von Twickel".

 

An inscription above the mainentrance says:

 

„Sophia to honour Clemens her husbund bougth this house“.

 

 

 

 

 

The residence of "Baron Freiherr von Twickel".

 

 

 

The castle was built in 1562

 



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Clan MacKay Society Germany

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