Mūrmuiža (Beverīna District)

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Mūrmuiža (Beverīna District)
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Mūrmuiža (Beverīna District) (Latvia)
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State : LatviaLatvia Latvia
Landscape: Livonia ( Latvian : Vidzeme )
Administrative district : Beverīnas novads
Coordinates : 57 ° 28 '  N , 25 ° 30'  E Coordinates: 57 ° 28 '23 "  N , 25 ° 29' 30"  E
Residents : 490
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Website: www.beverinasnovads.lv
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Mūrmuiža (German: brick courtyard ) is a village in northern Latvia and the center of the Kauguri municipality and the Beverīna administrative district (Latvian: Beverīnas novads ).


The place was formed around Gut Gemauerthof . Part of the area belonged to Valmiera . There is a Zenta Mauriņa museum in the manor house .

After the administrative reform in 2009 , the three municipalities of Trikāta, Brenguļi and Kauguri merged to form Beverīnas novads .


  • Jānis Balodis (1881–1965), Latvian general and politician, born in Trikāta near Mūrmuiža


On July 16, 1705, the Battle of Gemauerthof took place at a place of the same name in Semgallen , a battle of the Great Northern War between the armies of the Swedish King Charles XII. and the army of the Tsar of Russia Peter the Great .