Geversdorf

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Geversdorf
Ortsteil of Cadenberge
Coat of arms of Geversdorf
Coat of arms
Geversdorf   is located in Germany
Geversdorf
Geversdorf
Coordinates: 53°48′N 09°05′E / 53.800°N 9.083°E / 53.800; 9.083Coordinates: 53°48′N 09°05′E / 53.800°N 9.083°E / 53.800; 9.083
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Cuxhaven
Municipality Cadenberge
Area
 • Total 21.62 km2 (8.35 sq mi)
Population (2015-12-31)
 • Total 726
 • Density 34/km2 (87/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 21784
Dialling codes 04752, 04753 and 04772
Vehicle registration CUX
Geversdorf

Geversdorf is a village and a former municipality in the district of Cuxhaven, in Lower Saxony, Germany. Since 1 November 2016, it is part of the municipality Cadenberge.

Geversdorf belonged to the Prince-Archbishopric of Bremen, established in 1180. In 1648 the Prince-Archbishopric was transformed into the Duchy of Bremen, which was first ruled in personal union by the Swedish Crown – interrupted by a Danish occupation (1712-1715) – and from 1715 on by the Hanoverian Crown. The Kingdom of Hanover incorporated the Duchy in a real union and the Ducal territory became part of the new Stade Region, established in 1823.

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