Velbert (DE)

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Velbert is a town (80,572 inhabitants end 2014) in the district of Mettmann, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The city is renowned for the production of locks and fittings. On 1 January 1975, the formerly independent Velbert, Neviges and Langenberg were merged to form the present city of Velbert. Historically, in the Rhineland province of Prussia, Kreis Mettmann, District of Düsseldorf.

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Postmarks in Germany

Postmarks in German Empire

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Bridge VELBERT (RL) in 1922

Langenberg

In November 1923 hyperinflation.

Postmarks in North German Confederation

Postmarks in Prussia Rheinland province

VELBERT used a Postal code 1542, LANGENBERG 796, NEVIGES 1044.

DC VELBERT on 1861 issue. Note the inverted 11.