Private kontakte Kassel
Landgrave Charles, who was responsible for this humanitarian act, also ordered the construction of the Oktagon and of the Orangerie.
The place was called Chasella and was a fortification at a bridge crossing the Fulda river.
A deed from 1189 certifies that Cassel had city rights, but the date when they were granted is not known.
; spelled Cassel until 1928) is a city located on the Fulda River in northern Hesse, Germany.
It is the administrative seat of the Regierungsbezirk Kassel and the Kreis of the same name and has 200,507 inhabitants in December 2015.