Eldingen

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Eldingen
Coat of arms of Eldingen
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Location of Eldingen within Celle district
Celle (district)Lower SaxonyHeidekreisUelzen (district)Gifhorn (district)Hanover RegionFaßbergHermannsburguninc. LohheideBergenWinsenWietzeHambührenCelleAdelheidsdorfNienhagenWathlingenBröckelEicklingenWienhausenLanglingenUnterlüßEschedeScharnhorstHohneLanglingenEldingenHabighorstAhnsbeckHöferBeedenbostelLachendorfEldingen in CE.svg
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Eldingen is located in Germany
Eldingen
Eldingen
Eldingen is located in Lower Saxony
Eldingen
Eldingen
Coordinates: 52°41′05″N 10°20′40″E / 52.68472°N 10.34444°E / 52.68472; 10.34444Coordinates: 52°41′05″N 10°20′40″E / 52.68472°N 10.34444°E / 52.68472; 10.34444
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictCelle
Municipal assoc.Lachendorf
Government
 • MayorHans-Joachim Lübbe
Area
 • Total57.04 km2 (22.02 sq mi)
Elevation
71 m (233 ft)
Population
(2017-12-31)[2]
 • Total2,007
 • Density35/km2 (91/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
29351
Dialling codes05148
Vehicle registrationCE
Websitewww.lachendorf.de

Eldingen is a municipality in the district of Celle, in Lower Saxony, Germany.

History[edit]

The first mention of Eldingen occurs in a document, affixed with seal, from the year 1231. It confirms the purchase of the Eldingen (Elthinge) church by a neighboring convent.[3]

The village became Protestant in 1543. As the seat of the Herren von Elding—with several free manors and a church—it survived the 30 Years War.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. ^ Landesamt für Statistik Niedersachsen, Tabelle 12411: Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes, Stand 31. Dezember 2017
  3. ^ 24, Document 62. Lower Saxony Regional Archives, Wolfenbüttel.