Zeeland
Zeeland (/ˈziːlənd/; [ˈzeːlɑnt], Zeelandic: Zeêland [ˈzɪə̯lɑnt]), also called Zealand in English, is the westernmost province of the Netherlands. The province, located in the south-west of the country...
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COVRA
COVRA (Centrale Organisatie Voor Radioactief Afval) is the Dutch nuclear waste processing and storage company in Vlissingen, which stores the waste produced in the Borssele nuclear power plant after i...
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Perkpolder
Perkpolder is a hamlet in the southwestern Netherlands, situated in the municipality of Hulst, Zeeland. It is known as a departure point for the ferry Kruiningen-Perkpolder that connected Zuid-Bevelan...
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Karla Peijs
Karla Maria Henriëtte Peijs (born 1 September 1944 in Tilburg) is a former Dutch politician of the CDA. She was minister of Transport and Waterworks in the second and third Balkenende cabinets. From 1...
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Delta Profronde
Delta Profronde was a single-day road bicycle race held annually in June in Zeeland, Netherlands. In 2005, the race was organized as a 1.1 event on the UCI Europe Tour. It was previously known as Rond...
North Sea flood of 1953
The 1953 North Sea flood (Dutch: Watersnoodramp, literally "flood disaster") was a major flood caused by a heavy storm, that occurred on the night of Saturday, 31 January 1953 and morning of Sunda...
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Battle of the Slaak
The naval Battle of the Slaak (12 and 13 September 1631) was a Dutch victory during the Eighty Years' War. The Dutch prevented the Spanish army from dividing the Dutch United Provinces in two.
In ...
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Saeftinghe
Saeftinghe or Saaftinge was a town in the southwest Netherlands, located in eastern Zeeuws-Vlaanderen, near Nieuw-Namen. It existed until 1584. It is now a swamp known as the Drowned Land of Saeftingh...
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Midden-Zeeland Airport
Midden-Zeeland Airport (ICAO: EHMZ), also known as Zeeland Airport, is an airport located 5 NM (9.3 km; 5.8 mi) east northeast of Middelburg, Zeeland in the Netherlands, just south of t...
Xenakis Ensemble
The Xenakis Ensemble (Ensemble Xenakis in French) is a Dutch ensemble dedicated to the performance of contemporary classical music. Based in Middelburg, it is known as one of the few ensembles special...
Braakman
The Braakman was a large tidal inlet in the middle of the Dutch region of Zeeuws-Vlaanderen, on the south bank of the Westerschelde west of Terneuzen.It was created by a succession of storm surges in ...
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Borssele Nuclear Power Station
The Borssele Nuclear Power Station (Kernenergiecentrale Borssele) is a nuclear power plant near the Dutch town of Borssele. It has a pressurised water reactor (PWR). Borssele is the only nuclear power...
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Flag of Zeeland
The flag of Zeeland was adopted on 14 January 1949. designed by T.A.J.W. Schorer. In the centre of the flag, the coat of arms of Zeeland is depicted. The wavy blue lines represent the waves and the co...
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States of Zeeland
The States of Zeeland (Dutch: Staten van Zeeland, [ˈstaːtə(n) vɑn ˈzeːlɑnt]) are the States-Provincial for the Dutch province of Zeeland. It forms the legislative body of the province. Its 39 seat...
Oostkerk, Middelburg
The Oostkerk is a Protestant church in Middelburg. The church can be easily spotted on the Middelburg horizon by its characteristic round dome.
The church was designed by Bartholomeus Drijfhout an...
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Delta Tour Zeeland
Delta Tour Zeeland was a road bicycle stage race held annually in June in Zeeland, Netherlands. In 2008, the race was organized as a 2.1 event on the UCI Europe Tour as the organizers of the one-day r...
HSV Hoek
Hoekse Sportvereniging Hoek, known as HSV Hoek is a football club from Hoek, the Netherlands.
The club was founded in 1950, is currently playing in the Topklasse, the third tier of football in the...
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Rudolf van Reest
Rudolf van Reest (born April 12, 1897 in Rotterdam - died November 29, 1979 in Groenekan) was the pseudonym of the Dutch writer Karel Cornelis van Spronsen. Besides writing novels, he also wrote for ...
Philippe van Lansberge
Johan Philip Lansberge (25 August 1561 – 8 December 1632) was a Dutch Calvinist Minister, astronomer and Mathematician. His name is sometimes written Lansberg, and his first name is sometimes g...
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Oosterscheldekering
The Oosterscheldekering (in English: Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier), between the islands Schouwen-Duiveland and Noord-Beveland, is the largest of the 13 ambitious Delta Works series of dams and ...
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Striene
De Striene was a water channel that ran between the Schelde near Tholen and the Maas rivers in Zeeland in the Netherlands. In the Sint-Elisabethsvloed (1421) the watercourses in the Maas and Rhine del...
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Melis Stoke
Melis Stoke (c. 1235 – c. 1305) was a Dutch writer who lived in the 13th century.
Melis Stoke was probably born in the Dutch province of Zeeland around 1235. He died somewhere around 1305.He start...
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Veerse Meer
The Veerse Meer (Lake Veere) is a lagoon in the province of Zeeland, the Netherlands. It was separated from the North Sea in 1961 by the Delta Works dam system.
It is 22 km long, and 1,500 m ...
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