Ysbrechtum

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IJsbrechtum

Ysbrechtum
Village
Ysbrechtum, reformed church
Ysbrechtum, reformed church
Coat of arms of IJsbrechtum
Coat of arms
Location in the former Sneek municipality
Location in the former Sneek municipality
IJsbrechtum is located in Netherlands
IJsbrechtum
IJsbrechtum
Location in the Netherlands
Coordinates: Coordinates: 53°02′29″N 5°37′55″E / 53.04139°N 5.63194°E / 53.04139; 5.63194
CountryNetherlands Netherlands
ProvinceFriesland Friesland
MunicipalitySúdwest-Fryslân Súdwest-Fryslân
Population
 (2017)
 • Total690
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
8633
Dialing code0515

Ysbrechtum (West Frisian: Ysbrechtum; Dutch: IJsbrechtum) is a village 1 km from the city of Sneek in Friesland, Netherlands. It had a population of around 690 in January 2017.[1]

Ysbrechtum contains the Epema State, an old estate. Every year in summer and December there is a market of antiques and garden equipment.

History[edit]

Before 2011 it belonged to Sneek municipality and before 1984, the village was part of the Wymbritseradiel municipality. The mayors of Wymbritseradiel, named "Grietmannen", lived there from 1651 until 1850.

Notable inhabitants[edit]

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External links[edit]

Media related to Ysbrechtum at Wikimedia Commons