Antsla

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Antsla
Town of Estonia
Antsla is located in Estonia
Antsla
Antsla
Location in Estonia
Coordinates: 57°49′45″N 26°31′44″E / 57.82917°N 26.52889°E / 57.82917; 26.52889
Country  Estonia
County Võrumaa lipp.svg Võru County
Municipality Flag of et-Antsla vald.svg Antsla Parish
Population (2012)
 • Total 1,402
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website www.antsla.ee

Antsla is a town in Võru County, southern Estonia, it's the administrative centre of Antsla Parish. Town has a population of 1,402 (as of 1 January 2009).[1]

Antsla borough was renamed town of third rank by Konstantin Päts from 1 May 1938. The settlement is known since 1405. The town has a furniture manufacturing.

Antsla is situated on the ValgaPechory railway, but since 2001 the train traffic on the line is inactive.

Notable people[edit]

Gallery[edit]

Panoramatic view of Antsla


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Üldinfo" (in Estonian). Antsla vald. Retrieved 27 February 2010. 

Coordinates: 57°49′32″N 26°32′26″E / 57.82556°N 26.54056°E / 57.82556; 26.54056