Beckeln is a municipality in the district Harpstedt Oldenburg in Lower Saxony.

  • 2.1 Amalgamations
  • 3.1 municipal
  • 3.2 Coat of Arms


Beckeln is located on the Delme and along Route 341 between Harpstedt and twist rings.

Neighboring communities

  • Harpstedt
  • Dünsen
  • Bassum ( Diepholz )
  • Twist rings ( Diepholz )
  • Winkelsett



The places large and small burrows burrows were amalgamated with the local government reform, which came into force on 1 March 1974 in the town Beckeln. Since then, the community is also a part of the velvet municipality Harpstedt.


Parish council

The Municipal Council with nine seats is occupied 100% of the voters Community Beckeln ( WFTU ).

Coat of arms

The coat of arms depicts the shield in the middle of a silver fountain, the fountain Simon, on a blue background. In addition there are three golden shoes, the mesh.