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Wangerland municipality
Tetten coat of arms
Coordinates: 53 ° 38 ′ 16 "  N , 7 ° 52 ′ 58"  E
Height : 2 m above sea level NN
Incorporation : 1st February 1971
Postal code : 26434
Area code : 04463
Tettens (Lower Saxony)

Location of Tettens in Lower Saxony

St. Martin's Church

Tettens is a district of the municipality of Wangerland in the district of Friesland in Lower Saxony .


Tettens in Jeverland is 7.5 kilometers south of the Oldenburg North Sea coast and seven kilometers north of Jever .

The location includes: At Kiefhaus, Busenackshörn, Hammshausen, Huniburg, Klein Wichtens, Kopperburg, Ridder, Tettenser Altendeich, Tettenser Altengroden, Triftsweg, Tettenser Mühle, Harmburg, Kibitznest, Lammertshütte, Middelswarfen, Pievens, Tyedmerswarfen, Ussenhausen, Ufkenhausen , Ziallerns .


On February 1, 1971, Tettens was incorporated into the new municipality of Wangerland.


The Evangelical Lutheran St. Martin's Church was built from 1143 to 1210. The granite church stands on a high warf in the middle of the elongated settlement. The bell tower of brick dates from around 1500 and has an octagonal spire of slate . The church has been Lutheran since 1531. At the beginning of the 20th century, supporting pillars were attached to the apse to prevent the east side of the church from collapsing.


The Tettens outdoor pool is located on the southern outskirts of Tettens. The outdoor pool was built as early as 1956 "as a teaching pool for schools". Visiting the outdoor pool is free.

Club life

  • Gymnastics and Sports Association Rot-Weiß-Tettens - 1924 e. V.
  • Volunteer firefighter
  • Schützenverein Tettens e. V. from 1952



  • Tettens. In: Georg Dehio : Handbook of German Art Monuments . Bremen Lower Saxony. Munich / Berlin 1992, ISBN 3-422-03022-0 ; P. 1269 f.
  • Erhard Ahlrichs u. Andreas Reiberg: Tettens / Wangerland. 2005, ISBN 3-9810568-0-9 ; 317 p. M. numerous Fig.
  • H. Fastenau: Pictures from the past of the old parish of Tetten and its surroundings . Issue 7 of the communications of the Jeverland antiquity and homeland association, Jever 1958.
  • Church registers are preserved from 1676 - with gaps of a few years.

Web links

Commons : Tettens  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. ^ Federal Statistical Office (ed.): Historical municipality directory for the Federal Republic of Germany. Name, border and key number changes in municipalities, counties and administrative districts from May 27, 1970 to December 31, 1982 . W. Kohlhammer GmbH, Stuttgart / Mainz 1983, ISBN 3-17-003263-1 , p. 275 .
  2. ^ Tettens outdoor pool , accessed on September 19, 2010
  3. ^ TIER-NOTRUF eV, location (Ost-) Friesland / WHV , accessed on December 9, 2019.