Around 1000 AD to 1896

  • Around 1000 AD

    Mineral springs are discovered in the Löhnberg Basin on the northern slopes of the Taunus.
  • Up to the 19th C.
The mineral water is exploited and international trade begins, with the water delivered in unique clay jugs. The springs dry up in the early 19th century.
  • End of the 19th C.

    Exploratory drilling for new mineral water springs.