Twello

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Twello
Unincorporated town
Coat of arms of Twello
Coat of arms
Map of Voorst with Twello highlighted
Map of Voorst with Twello highlighted
Coordinates: 52°14′0″N 6°6′8″E / 52.23333°N 6.10222°E / 52.23333; 6.10222Coordinates: 52°14′0″N 6°6′8″E / 52.23333°N 6.10222°E / 52.23333; 6.10222
Country Netherlands
Province Gelderland
Municipality Voorst
Population 13,500

Twello is a village in the Dutch province of Gelderland. It is located in the municipality of Voorst, about 5 km (3 mi) southwest of Deventer. Twello is a village between the cities Deventer and Apeldoorn. It has several primary schools, among them: De Hietweide, a public school, which means it has no religion tied to it and Sint Martinus, a catholic primary school, located in front of the Sint Martinuskerk (see picture). The village also has two high schools for vmbo and the first 3 grades of havo.

Twello was a separate municipality until 1818, when it was merged with Voorst.[1]

People from Twello[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.

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