Nieuwe Pekela

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Nieuwe Pekela
Village
Nieuwe Pekela in 1968
Nieuwe Pekela in 1968
Coat of arms of Nieuwe Pekela
Coat of arms
Nieuwe Pekela is located in Groningen (province)
Nieuwe Pekela
Nieuwe Pekela
Location of Nieuwe Pekela in the province of Groningen
Coordinates: 53°4′43″N 6°57′51″E / 53.07861°N 6.96417°E / 53.07861; 6.96417
Country Netherlands
Province Groningen
Municipality Pekela
Population (2008) 4,060

Nieuwe Pekela is a village in the Dutch province of Groningen. It is located in the municipality of Pekela, about 6 km southeast of Veendam.

Nieuwe Pekela was a separate municipality until 1990, when it merged with Oude Pekela to form the new municipality of Pekela.[1]

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  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.

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Coordinates: 53°05′N 6°59′E / 53.083°N 6.983°E / 53.083; 6.983