Klein Bennebek

Small Bennebek (Danish: Lille Bennebæk ) is a municipality in the district of Schleswig -Flensburg, in Schleswig- Holstein. Potsdam, Berlin, Barkholm, Friedrichsanbau, Friedrichsneuland, Bellevue and riding are within the municipal area.

Geography and transport

Small Bennebek is a linear village in the Eider- Treene worry Lowland. It lies about 25 km south of Schleswig and 37 km north-west of Rendsburg in a rural area. East of the church extend the federal highway 77 and the Federal Highway 7 connecting the two cities.


The place Bennebek, whose name is derived from the name of an opening into the custody of Bach, was first mentioned in 1340 as Bennebeke. Between Old and young Bennebek Bennebek was distinguished for the first time in 1542.


Of the nine seats in the municipal council voters Community AWG has since the municipal election 2008, five seats and the voter community FWG four.

Coat of arms

Blazon: "In gold a red farmhouse ( frontal view) between two blue wave beams, accompanied on either side of an upright green oak leaf. "

The wave beam with the farmhouse between symbolize the place name and the same time the history of the place, " the within the Bek " ( bathed by streams ) was founded. The two oak leaves stand for the vast oak forests, which dominate the landscape to this day the place.


The community is predominantly agricultural.