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Capelle in 1867
Capelle in 1867
Coordinates: 51°41′32″N 4°59′7″E / 51.69222°N 4.98528°E / 51.69222; 4.98528Coordinates: 51°41′32″N 4°59′7″E / 51.69222°N 4.98528°E / 51.69222; 4.98528
Country Netherlands
Province North Brabant
Municipality Waalwijk
 • Total 20.05 km2 (7.74 sq mi)
Population (2008) 3,000

Capelle is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located about 6 km west of Waalwijk.

Capelle was a separate municipality until 1923, when it merged with Sprang and Vrijhoeve-Capelle, they formed the new municipality of Sprang-Capelle, which existed until 1997. Since 1997 Capelle is part of the municipality of Waalwijk.[1]


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

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