Hamdorf

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Hamdorf
Coat of arms of Hamdorf
Coat of arms
Hamdorf   is located in Germany
Hamdorf
Hamdorf
Coordinates: 54°14′N 9°32′E / 54.233°N 9.533°E / 54.233; 9.533Coordinates: 54°14′N 9°32′E / 54.233°N 9.533°E / 54.233; 9.533
Country Germany
State Schleswig-Holstein
District Rendsburg-Eckernförde
Municipal assoc. Hohner Harde
Government
 • Mayor Jörg Thomsen (CDU)
Area
 • Total 30.6 km2 (11.8 sq mi)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,252
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 24805
Dialling codes 04332
Vehicle registration RD
Website www.gemeinde-hamdorf.de

Hamdorf is a municipality in the district of Rendsburg-Eckernförde, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. Hamdorf is situated in Eiderknie in the southern part of the collective municipality of Hohner Harde. The municipal area covers 3074 hectares.

History[edit]

Many prehistoric finds and excavations near the Eider show that Hamdorf has been inhabited since the stone ages. Hamdorf is first mentioned in a deed dated May 28, 1285.[2]

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