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Sint-Margaretakerk van Norg.jpg
Margaretakerk van Norg

Coordinates: 53°3′58″N 6°27′34″E / 53.06611°N 6.45944°E / 53.06611; 6.45944
Country Netherlands
Province Drenthe
Municipality Noordenveld
Population (2009) 3,710

Norg is a small, very old village of the Noordenveld municipality in the province Drenthe, in the Netherlands. As of 1 January 2008, Norg had a population of 3737, in comparison to a population of 3840 on 1 January 2004.

Written records from the Middle Ages refer to a Nurch or Norch in the area. The oldest known remains of a settlement in the area date from 650-750 BC. The most important monument is the 13th century Romanesque church on the brink, which has a saddle-rooftower. Norg has five brinks. In Norg there are two windmills. One of these, Noordenveld, is a corn mill and was built in 1878. The other, De Hoop, is the only windmill in the Netherlands with Bilau sails.

Until 1 January 1998, Norg was an independent municipality. Since the municipal reclassification of the province Drenthe, Norg is a part of the Noordenveld municipality.



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Coordinates: 53°04′N 6°28′E / 53.067°N 6.467°E / 53.067; 6.467

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Norg is a city in Drenthe.

church on the Brink
church on the Brink

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Norg is ca 15 km north of Assen

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