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Tamsalu train station
Tamsalu train station
Flag of Tamsalu
Coat of arms of Tamsalu
Coat of arms
Tamsalu is located in Estonia
Location in Estonia
Country  Estonia
County Lääne-Viru County
Municipality Tamsalu Parish
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Tamsalu is a town in Lääne-Viru County, Estonia, it is the administrative centre of Tamsalu Parish.


The town was first mentioned in 1512, but remained an insignificant village until 1876. After that it was on the railroad line from Tartu to Tallinn. It was given municipality rights in 1996.

Notable native

External links

  • Official site of Tamsalu Parish

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