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Kohila
Burgh
Kohila manor
Kohila manor
Kohila is located in Estonia
Kohila
Kohila
Location in Estonie
Coordinates: 59°10′4″N 24°45′1″E / 59.16778°N 24.75028°E / 59.16778; 24.75028
Kintra Flag of Estonia.svg Estonie
Coonty Raplamaa lipp.svg Rapla Coonty
Municipality EE Kohila fl.png Kohila Pairish
Population (01.01.2006)
 • Tot 3,505

Kohila (umwhile Kapa-Kohila an aw, German: Koil, Kappakoil) is a burgh (Estonie: alev) in Rapla Coonty, northren Estonie. It is the admeenistrative centre o Kohila Pairish. Kohila haes a population o 3,505 (as o 1 Januar 2006).[1]

Kohila haes a station on Edelaraudtee's wastwaird line.

Kohila manor[eedit | eedit soorce]

Kohila manor (German: Koil) dates back tae at least 1438. Durin its lang history, the estate haes belangit tae various Baltic German faimilies, includin the Wrangel faimily, who awned it for mair than 200 years. The present-day biggin oreeginally dates frae the early 19t century, but wis hivily rebuilt efter bein burnt bi rioters durin the Roushie Revolution o 1905. Fowerteen o the rioters wur shot tae daith bi Roushie troops, an the laird o the manor, shaken bi the events, shortly efterwairds decidit tae sell the estate tae a paper pulp factory.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Vallast" (in Estonian). Kohila vald. Retrieved 29 January 2010.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  2. Sakk, Ivar (2004). Estonian Manors - A Travelogue. Tallinn: Sakk & Sakk OÜ. p. 68. ISBN 9949-10-117-4. 

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