Eshbal

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Eshbal
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Eshbal is located in Northwest Israel
Eshbal
Eshbal
Coordinates: 32°52′36.48″N 35°18′21.96″E / 32.8768000°N 35.3061000°E / 32.8768000; 35.3061000Coordinates: 32°52′36.48″N 35°18′21.96″E / 32.8768000°N 35.3061000°E / 32.8768000; 35.3061000
District Northern
Council Misgav
Affiliation Agricultural Union
Founded 1979
Founded by Nahal
Population (2017)[1] 113
Website www.eshbal.org.il

Eshbal (Hebrew: אֶשְׁבָּל‬, lit. Stachys) is a small kibbutz in northern Israel. Located in the Lower Galilee near Karmiel, it falls under the jurisdiction of Misgav Regional Council. In 2017 it had a population of 113.[1]

History[edit]

The village was founded in 1979 as a Nahal settlement. It was civilianised in January 1998 by a kvutza of 30 HaNoar HaOved VeHaLomed youth group members.

Since 1998, Eshbal has been the home to the Galil Jewish–Arab School.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "List of localities, in Alphabetical order" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved August 26, 2018.

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