Neutral Moresnet

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Neutral Moresnet

  • Neutraal-Moresnet (Dutch)
  • Moresnet Neutre (French)
  • Neutral-Moresnet (German)
1816–1920
Three horizontal stripes: black abuin white abuin blue
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Coat o airms (1908) o Moresnet
Coat o airms (1908)
  Dutch Province o Limburg (1)   Belgian Province o Liège (2)   Neutral Moresnet (3)   Proushie Rhine Province (4)
StatusNeutral zone
CaipitalKelmis
Languages
GovrenmentCondominium sui iuris
Mayor 
• 1817–1859
Arnold de Lasaulx
• 1918–1920
Pierre Grignard
Historical eraLate modren
• Aachen Greement
26 Juin 1816
• Proushie annexation
27 Juin 1915
28 Juin 1919
• Belgian annexation
10 Januar 1920
Aurie
• Total
3.5 km2 (1.4 sq mi)
Population
• 1900
3,000
• 1914
3,500
CurrencyFrench franc
Precedit bi
Succeedit bi
Kinrick o Fraunce
Belgium
The day pairt o Belgium

Neutral Moresnet (French pronunciation: ​[mɔ.ʁɛ.nɛ]) wis a smaw BelgianProushie condominium in central-westren Europe that existit frae 1816 tae 1920 an wis jyntly admeenistered bi the Unitit Kinrick o the Netherlands (Belgium efter its unthirldom in 1830) an the Kinrick o Proushie.

Coordinates: 50°43′49″N 6°00′48″E / 50.73028°N 6.01333°E / 50.73028; 6.01333