Metslawier

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Metslawier
Village
Location of Metslawier
Country Netherlands Netherlands
Province Friesland Friesland
Population
 • Total c. 920
Church of Metslawier, built in 1776

Metslawier (West Frisian: Mitselwier) is a village in Dongeradeel in the province of Friesland, the Netherlands. It had a population of around 920 in 2006.

The De Ropta windmill, which is in working order, is about half a mile to the north.

Demographic changes in Metslawier (1954-2006)[edit]

  • 1954 - 645
  • 1959 - 597
  • 1964 - 677
  • 1969 - 847
  • 1973 - 824
  • 2006 - 920
  • 2008 - 935

Notable inhabitants[edit]

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Coordinates: 53°21′36″N 6°4′4″E / 53.36000°N 6.06778°E / 53.36000; 6.06778