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Goor (pronounced [ɣoːr]) is a town about 20 km North west of Enschede in the Dutch province of Overijssel. It received town rights in 1263. The population is about 13,000.

Goor
Flag of Goor
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Coat of arms of Goor
Coat of arms
Coordinates: 52°13′56″N 6°35′12″E / 52.23222°N 6.58667°E / 52.23222; 6.58667
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceOverijssel
MunicipalityHof van Twente
Population
12,314 (01-01-2,008)

Goor was a separate municipality until 2001, when it became a part of Hof van Twente.[1]

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TransportationEdit

Railway Station: Goor

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.

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Coordinates: 52°13′59″N 6°35′05″E / 52.23306°N 6.58472°E / 52.23306; 6.58472