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Naaldwijk (The Netherlands)
Westland municipality, Zuid-Holland province
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adopted 11 Aug 1965.
Naaldwijk former municipalityOn 1 Jan 2004 Naaldwijk merged with De Lier, ´s-Gravenzande, Monster en Wateringen, to form the new municipality of Westland.
Number of inhabitants (1 Jan 2003): 28.772; area: 25,33 km². Settlements: Naaldwijk (seat), Honselersdijk, Maasdijk.
Flag: three equally wide horizontal stripes of white, red, and white, with in the center the municipal arms in gothic design with a height of two stripes.
Naaldwijk CoAInternational Civic Arms : http://www.ngw.nl/
Granted 26 Jun 1997. The Coat of Arms is derived from the arms of the Lords of Naaldwijk, who played an important part in Holland in the Middle Ages.