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(788) Hohensteina

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Discovered 1914 Apr. 28 by F. Kaiser at Heidelberg.

Named by the discoverer after the castle Hohenstein in the Taunus mountains near Bad Schwalbach, the original residence of the knights “Breder von Hohenstein” which is synonymous with the family name (Broeder or Breder) of his wife, who’s ancestors came from that region. (H 79)

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