Markelo

Markelo (Dutch pronunciation: [mɑrkəlo]) is a village in the Dutch province of Overijssel. It is located in the municipality of Hof van Twente, about 20 km (12 mi) west of Hengelo and 20 km (12 mi) south-west of Almelo. The population is about 7,000.

Markelo
Television tower of Markelo

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Coordinates: 52°14′03″N 6°29′43″E
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceOverijssel
MunicipalityHof van Twente
Population
 (2005)
ca. 7,000
Demonym(s)Markeloërs

Markelo was a separate municipality between 1818 and 2001, when it became a part of Hof van Twente.[1]

References

  1. Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.


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