Trent, Germany

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Trent
Manor House Venz in Trent
Manor House Venz in Trent
Coat of arms of Trent
Coat of arms
Trent is located in Germany
Trent
Trent
Coordinates: 54°31′N 13°15′E / 54.517°N 13.250°E / 54.517; 13.250Coordinates: 54°31′N 13°15′E / 54.517°N 13.250°E / 54.517; 13.250
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Vorpommern-Rügen
Municipal assoc. West-Rügen
Subdivisions 12
Government
 • Mayor Gunther Krüger
Area
 • Total 35.40 km2 (13.67 sq mi)
Elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 726
 • Density 21/km2 (53/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 18569
Dialling codes 038305, 038309
Vehicle registration RÜG

Trent is a municipality in the Vorpommern-Rügen district, in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.

Geography[edit]

View over the Libnitzer Bodden

Trent lies in the northwest of Muttland on the German Baltic Sea island of Rügen, about 17 kilometres northwest of the town of Bergen auf Rügen. The municipality is bounded in the north by the lagoons of the Wieker Bodden and Breetzer Bodden and in the east by the Neuendorfer Wiek bay. A small part of the parish borders on the village of Freesen on the Udarser Wiek.

Trent lies on the old historic trade route, the Herring Road (Heringsstraße), that ran from Stralsund to the peninsula of Halbinsel Wittow.

Subdivisions[edit]

The following villages belong to Trent: Fischersiedlung, Freesen, Ganschvitz, Grosow, Holstenhagen, Jabelitz, Libnitz, Trent, Tribkevitz, Vaschvitz, Venz and Zubzow.

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External links[edit]

Media related to Trent (Rügen) at Wikimedia Commons