Category:Vijlen

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English: Vijlen is a village in the South-East part of the Dutch province of Limburg. The village is constituted of a number of hamlets, among which Mamelis, Camerig, Harles and Cottessen. Including these hamlets, Vijlen has around 1,500 inhabitants (in 2005) and is part of the municipality of Vaals. Located at 200 meters above Normaal Amsterdams Peil, on top of the Vijlenerberg (Vijlener hill), it is the highest situated town in the Netherlands. The neo-gothic and Catholic St. Martinus church, which is located in the center of the village, is known as the highest located church in the country.
Limburgs: Viele (Nederlands: Vijlen) is e dörp in de gemingde Vols in 't heuvelland va Zuid Limburg. D'r naam kunt van 't Latiensj villa of villare en heejmit weëd bedoeld ing (here)boerderei óp e landgód. De hoezer en höf van 't dörp bevinge zich óp d'r Vielenerberg (192m.) en in 't dal van de Mecheler of Lombergerbaach. Doa woane óngeveer 1500 luuj.
Nederlands: Vijlen ( Limburgs: Viele) is een dorpje met ruim 1500 inwoners (peiljaar 2005) in Zuid-Limburg, behorend tot de gemeente Vaals. Vijlen ligt op ongeveer 200 meter hoogte boven NAP en is daarmee het hoogst gelegen dorp van Nederland. Verder heeft Vijlen, gerekend vanaf NAP, ook de hoogste kerktoren. De top van deze toren ligt op 242 m boven NAP.

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