Tilligte

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Tilligte
Village
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Simon and Judas Church
Nickname(s): 

Waterpönskesdoarp
(Water Bellies Village)
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The town centre (dark green) and the statistical district (light green) of Tilligte in the municipality of Dinkelland.
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Tilligte
Location in the Netherlands
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Tilligte
Tilligte (Netherlands)
Coordinates: 52°24′18″N6°57′5″E / 52.40500°N 6.95139°E / 52.40500; 6.95139 Coordinates: 52°24′18″N6°57′5″E / 52.40500°N 6.95139°E / 52.40500; 6.95139
Country Netherlands
Province Overijssel
Municipality Dinkelland
Area
[1]
  Total10.12 km2 (3.91 sq mi)
Elevation
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21 m (69 ft)
Population
 (2021) [1]
  Total770
  Density76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Tilligtenaren
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
7634 [1]
Dialing code 0541

Tilligte is a rural village in the Dutch province of Overijssel. It is a part of the municipality of Dinkelland and is situated about 10 km north of Oldenzaal.

It was first mentioned in 1295 as Tilgede, and means "place where young oaks grow". [3] In 1840, it was home to 463 people. [4]

The windmill in the village is called 'Westerveld Möl'. The church is called 'Simon en Judaskerk'. Another point of interest is the water inlet 't Schuivenhuisje at the Kanaal Almelo-Nordhorn.

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References

  1. 1 2 3 "Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2021". Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 15 March 2022.
  2. "Postcodetool for 7634PA". Actueel Hoogtebestand Nederland (in Dutch). Het Waterschapshuis. Retrieved 15 March 2022.
  3. "Tilligte - (geografische naam)". Etymologiebank (in Dutch). Retrieved 15 March 2022.
  4. "Tilligte". Plaatsengids (in Dutch). Retrieved 15 March 2022.