Drochtersen is a region in the locale Stade, in Lower Saxony Germany. It is found 45 km north west of Hamburg. It had a place with the Prince-Archbishopric of Bremen. In 1648 the Prince-Archbishopric was changed into the Duchy of Bremen, which was first governed in close to home association by the Swedish and from 1715 on by the Hanoverian Crown. In 1823 the Duchy was canceled and its region turned out to be a piece of the Stade Region.
The Drochtersen Shot Tower is a 42 meter high shot pinnacle claimed by the Haentler and Natermann Jagd-Schrot and Hagel-Fabrik Hunt pellet and hail manufacture plant for the creation of shot balls at the Elbe. This pinnacle isn't being used any more. The Drochtersen Shot Tower is a 42-meter-high 138 ft shot pinnacle at Drochtersen, Lower Saxony, Germany. The Drochtersen Shot Tower is property of the "Jagd-Schrot and Hagel-Fabrik Hantler and Natermann" yet it isn't being used any more.