Place:Vadstena, Östergötland, Sweden


Alt namesVadstena kommun
Vadstenasource: Wikipedia
Coordinates58.433°N 14.917°E
Located inÖstergötland, Sweden     (1100 - )
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Vadstena Municipality (Vadstena kommun) is a municipality in Östergötland County in southeast Sweden. Its seat is located in the city of Vadstena.

The old City of Vadstena was during the nationwide local government reform of the 1970s merged into Motala Municipality in 1974. This "marriage" was unsuccessful and a "divorce" was soon agreed upon and in 1980 the present municipality was created. It contains, however, 12 original units.

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