Gerverscop

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Gerverscop
Hamlet
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The statistical district of Gerverscop in the municipality of Woerden.
The statistical district of Gerverscop in the municipality of Woerden.
Coordinates: 52°06′58″N 4°56′58″E / 52.11611°N 4.94944°E / 52.11611; 4.94944Coordinates: 52°06′58″N 4°56′58″E / 52.11611°N 4.94944°E / 52.11611; 4.94944
Country Netherlands
Province Utrecht
Municipality Woerden
Population (2007)
 • Total 150
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Gerverscop is a hamlet in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of Woerden, and lies about 5 km northeast of Woerden. Until 1857, it was a separate municipality; it then was joined to the municipality of Harmelen.[1]

The former municipality consisted of the polders Gerverscop and Breudijk, north of Harmelen. In the 19th century, it had about 160 inhabitants, 120 of which in the polder Gerverscop.[2] The current statistical district "Gerverscop", which covers the hamlet and the surrounding polder, has a population of around 150.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, "Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten", KNAW, 2006. [1]
  2. ^ Abraham Jacob van der Aa, "Aardrijkskundig woordenboek der Nederlanden", vol. 4 (E-G), 1843.
  3. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Statline: Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2003-2005 "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2006-07-24. Retrieved 2006-07-24. . As of 1 January 2005.