Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Quedlinburg, an old town of Prussian Saxony, on the river Bode, to the N.W. of the Harz Mountains. In the crypt of the abbey-church, dating from the 10th century, lie the remains of the founder, Henry the Fowler. Quedlinburg is the centre of a great gardening district, whence seeds of all kinds are exported to every part of the world.