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|coordinates:|| 47° 28 ' n. Break. |
9° 17 ' o. L.
|Height:||550 m and. M.|
|Surface:||12,5 km ²|
|inhabitants:||1865 (31. December 2005)|
Hauptwil Gottshaus is a municipality in the district bishop cell of the canton Thurgau in Switzerland. It consists of a group of Weilern, which formed the former municipality Hauptwil, as well as the locality pc. Pelagiberg with some surrounding Weilern.
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In the locality Hauptwil are present five Weiher.
that altogether 1824 inhabitants (2004) 134 inhabitants a foreign nationality have population trend.
Hauptwil is connected for Bischoffzell by the main street Gossau -. On the same route the S5 of the rapid-transit railway pc. drives. Gallen (bishop cell hereditary ancestor) with stop at the station Hauptwil.
the five Weiher of Hauptwil were artificially put on around 1430 for the pisciculture. Later these were useful the textile industry.
Hauptwil received the Thurgauer preservation of regional tradition price and 1999 the Wakker price to 1992, in which they provided by careful building codes for it, many living and trade buildings last three centuries to receive and gently to the today's conditions to adapt.
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- official Website of the municipality Hauptwil Gottshaus
- article Hauptwil Gottshaus in the historical encyclopedia of Switzerland
- article Hauptwil in the historical encyclopedia of Switzerland
- article God house in the historical encyclopedia of Switzerland