Bromarf

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Bromarf
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Village (former municipality)
Bromarf
Bromarv
Location of Bromarf in Finland
Location of Bromarf in Finland
Coordinates: 59°59′30″N 23°02′00″E / 59.99167°N 23.03333°E / 59.99167; 23.03333Coordinates: 59°59′30″N 23°02′00″E / 59.99167°N 23.03333°E / 59.99167; 23.03333
Country Finland
Region Uusimaa
Founded before 1300
Consolidated 1865
Area[1]
 • Total 197.00 km2 (76.06 sq mi)
Population (1973)[1]
 • Total 1,574
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code 10570
Website http://www.bromarf.fi

Bromarf (Swedish pronunciation: [Bromarv]; Finnish: Bromarv, Finnish pronunciation: [Bromarv]) is a village and former municipality of Finland comprising the former municipalities Tenala together with the town of Ekenäs. It was merged with Pohja and Karis to form the new municipality of Raseborg on January 1, 2009.

Bromarf was located in the province of Southern Finland and was part of the Uusimaa region.

The town was bilingual, with the majority being Swedish speakers (91,7%).

It is noted for its archipelago, part of which is the Raseborgs östra skärgård.

Sub-region of Uusimaa[edit]

Bromarf was also the name of a sub-region of Uusimaa, also known as Nyland.

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External links[edit]

Media related to Bromarf at Wikimedia Commons