Isselburg

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Isselburg
Coat of arms of Isselburg
Coat of arms
Isselburg is located in Germany
Isselburg
Isselburg
Coordinates: 51°49′59″N 06°28′00″E / 51.83306°N 6.46667°E / 51.83306; 6.46667Coordinates: 51°49′59″N 06°28′00″E / 51.83306°N 6.46667°E / 51.83306; 6.46667
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Münster
District Borken
Subdivisions 7
Government
 • Mayor Rudolf Geukes (SPD)
Area
 • Total 42.73 km2 (16.50 sq mi)
Elevation 17 m (56 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 10,819
 • Density 250/km2 (660/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 46419
Dialling codes 0 28 74
Vehicle registration BOR
Website www.isselburg.de

Isselburg is a town in the district of Borken, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located on the river Issel, near the border of the Netherlands, and approximately 10 km west of Bocholt.

Division[edit]

The largest villages are Anholt, Isselburg, and Werth. Smaller communities include Vehlingen, Herzebocholt and Heelden.

Gallery[edit]

Church at Anholt[edit]

St. Pankratius at Anholt (built 1851 – 1862)

Church St. Pankraz in the Romanesque (revival) style
Church St. Pankratius at Anholt (Isselburg)

See also Architecture of cathedrals and great churches, Romanesque revival style (German: Neoromanischer Stil)

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