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Meerlo-Wanssum (The Netherlands)
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adopted 18 Dec 1972.
Number of inhabitants (1 Jan 2003): 7.734; area: 39,41 km². Settlements:
Meerlo (seat), Blitterswijck, Geijsteren, Swolgen, Tienray, Wanssum.
Meerlo-Wanssum was formed by the merger of the former municipalities
of Meerlo and Wanssum in 1969.
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Granted 29 May 1969. The hermit is Saint John the Baptist.