Winschoten (NL)

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Winschoten is a city with a population of 18,518 in the municipality of Oldambt in the northeast of the Netherlands. It the largest city in the region of Oldambt in the province of Groningen. Winschoten received its city rights in 1825. It was a separate municipality until it was merged into Oldambt in 2010. The seat of government of Oldambt is in Winschoten. There are three windmills and several churches in Winschoten.


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Postmark Examples[edit]

Letter Card, model 1899, sent from Winschoten to Groningen on the same day 1 OCT 1900. The boxed mark E.12 is from the postman. Courtesy of Jan Boon.
Postmark WINSCHOTEN, 14.VII.1930, on Postage Stamp nvph-171 also seen at StampSet Stampset.png
Postmark Winschoten, 1959
Meter cancel Winschoten, 1999.