Wieda

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Wieda
Ortsteil of Walkenried
Coat of arms of Wieda
Coat of arms
Location of Wieda
Wieda is located in Germany
Wieda
Wieda
Wieda is located in Lower Saxony
Wieda
Wieda
Coordinates: 51°37′57″N 10°35′09″E / 51.63250°N 10.58583°E / 51.63250; 10.58583Coordinates: 51°37′57″N 10°35′09″E / 51.63250°N 10.58583°E / 51.63250; 10.58583
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictGöttingen
MunicipalityWalkenried
Area
 • Total6.53 km2 (2.52 sq mi)
Elevation
375 m (1,230 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)
 • Total1,295
 • Density200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
37447
Dialling codes05586
Vehicle registrationGÖ, OHA

Wieda is a village and a former municipality in the district of Göttingen, in Lower Saxony, Germany. Since 1 November 2016, it is part of the municipality Walkenried.

Wieda is on River Wieda, a tributary of Zorge in the southern part of the Harz mountains.

Sights[edit]

There are many well-preserved half-timbered houses in the center of Wieda, for example in the High Street close to the wooden Town Hall. The Old Clock Tower is on the top of a hill offering a scenic view of the municipality and its surroundings. Lutherkirche is the protestant town church which was built in 1770.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ulrich Großmann: Hannover und Südniedersachsen, p. 192. Köln 1999