Place:Ravenstein, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands

TypeVoormalige gemeente
Coordinates51.79678°N 5.6515°E
Located inNoord-Brabant, Netherlands     ( - 2002)
Also located inOss, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands     (2003 - )
Contained Places
Demen ( 1923 - 2002 )
Dieden ( 1923 - 2002 )
Neerlangel ( 1923 - 2002 )
Overlangel ( 1941 - 2002 )
Voormalige gemeente
Dieden Demen en Langel ( 1923 - 2002 )
Herpen ( 1941 - 2002 )
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Ravenstein (population: 8,466) is a city and a former municipality in the south of the Netherlands, in the province of North Brabant. The former municipality covered an area of 42.68 km² (of which 0.96 km² water). In 2003 it was incorporated into the city of Oss.

Ravenstein also included the following towns, villages and townships: Demen, Dennenburg, Deursen, Dieden, Herpen, Huisseling, Keent, Koolwijk, Neerlangel, Neerloon, Overlangel. There is also a primary school called 'Ravenstein', in Flushing.

Ravenstein received city rights in 1380.

Dieden, Demen en Langel was a separate municipality until 1923, when it was merged with Ravenstein.


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