Bramstedt

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Bramstedt
Ortsteil of Hagen im Bremischen
Coat of arms of Bramstedt
Coat of arms
Bramstedt   is located in Germany
Bramstedt
Bramstedt
Coordinates: 53°22′00″N 08°41′37″E / 53.36667°N 8.69361°E / 53.36667; 8.69361Coordinates: 53°22′00″N 08°41′37″E / 53.36667°N 8.69361°E / 53.36667; 8.69361
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Cuxhaven
Municipality Hagen im Bremischen
Area
 • Total 44.85 km2 (17.32 sq mi)
Elevation 10 m (30 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)
 • Total 1,892
 • Density 42/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 27628
Dialling codes 04746, 04748, 04793
Vehicle registration CUX
Website www.hagen-cux.de

Bramstedt is a village and a former municipality in the district of Cuxhaven, in Lower Saxony, Germany. Since 1 January 2014, it is part of the municipality Hagen im Bremischen.

Bramstedt belonged to the Prince-Archbishopric of Bremen. In 1648 the Prince-Archbishopric was transformed into the Duchy of Bremen, which was first ruled in personal union by the Swedish and from 1715 on by the Hanoverian Crown. In 1823 the Duchy was abolished and its territory became part of the Stade Region.

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