Oudenbosch

Oudenbosch (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈʌu̯də(m)ˈbɔs]) is a village in the municipality Halderberge in the west of the Dutch province North Brabant. Oudenbosch is well known for its 'Basiliek', a catholic church that is a smaller copy of St. Peter's Basilica in Rome.

Oudenbosch
Basilica of the Saints Agatha and Barbara
Oudenbosch is located in Netherlands
Oudenbosch
Oudenbosch
Coordinates: 51°35′21″N 4°31′26″E / 51.58917°N 4.52389°E / 51.58917; 4.52389Coordinates: 51°35′21″N 4°31′26″E / 51.58917°N 4.52389°E / 51.58917; 4.52389
CountryNetherlands
ProvinceNorth Brabant
MunicipalityHalderberge
Area
 • Total22.43 km2 (8.66 sq mi)
Population
 (2007)
12,810

Oudenbosch railway station is on the DordrechtRoosendaal line (completed in 1854).

Oudenbosch was a separate municipality until 1997, when it became part of the new municipality of Halderberge.[1]

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Notable people (born in Oudenbosch)Edit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, "Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten" (KNAW) (in English)

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