Bantega

Bantega (West Frisian: Bantegea) is a village in the Dutch province of Friesland. It is located in the municipality De Fryske Marren, and lies about 6 km east of the town of Lemmer.

Bantega

Bantegea
Village
The cemetery bell of Bantega
The cemetery bell of Bantega
Location in the former Lemsterlân municipality
Location in the former Lemsterlân municipality
Bantega is located in Netherlands
Bantega
Bantega
Location in the Netherlands
Coordinates: Coordinates: 52°50′30″N 5°50′30″E / 52.84167°N 5.84167°E / 52.84167; 5.84167
CountryNetherlands Netherlands
ProvinceFriesland Friesland
MunicipalityDe Fryske Marren De Fryske Marren
Population
 (2017)
 • Total650
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Bed and breakfast at the Middenweg

Bantega has about 650 inhabitants.[1] It is a young village; until after the second World War, it was only a hamlet, named Echtenpolder. The village is named after the drowned village of Bant.

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  Media related to Bantega at Wikimedia Commons