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Andelsbuch, Vorarlberg, municipality in the district of Bregenz, alt. 613 m, pop. 2,103 (1981: pop. 1,904), area 19.57 km2, Winter sports and health resort town (chalybeate mineral water, hydrotherapy cures) in the Bregenzerwald region, located on the Bregenzer Ache river; historical railway from Bezau to Egg. - Institute for Social Services (Institut fuer Sozialdienste), Our Lady Home of the Sisters of Mercy, power plant (built 1908, industrial monument), Vorarlberg Medienhaus (media house); tourism (70,348 overnight stays), timber processing, crushed stone works. - First documented 1080 as "Andollisbuve", parish church (1710), home of Christian Socialist politician J. Fink; waterfalls on the Bruellbach stream.

Further reading#

E. Vonbank, 900 Jahre Andelsbuch, 1980.