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Schelluinen

Schelluinen is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Giessenlanden, and lies about 4 km west of Gorinchem. In 2017, the village of Schelluinen had 1.426 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village ...

                                               

Schenkel metro station

Schenkel is a subway station on Rotterdam Metro lines A and B, and is situated in the northeastern part of Rotterdam, in the borough Prins Alexander. The station is named after a neighbourhood in nearby Capelle aan den IJssel, situated to the sou ...

                                               

Schiemond

Schiemond is a neighborhood of Rotterdam, Netherlands. Schiemond a postwar district in the west of the city with approximately 3.500 inhabitants. The district is bounded to the east by the port of Schiemond, in the south by the Nieuwe Maas, in th ...

                                               

Schipluiden

Schipluiden is a village in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It is the seat of the council of the municipality of Midden-Delfland. The village was founded relatively late in the 15th century and evolved around the Keenen ...

                                               

Seghwaert

Seghwaert is a district in Zoetermeer that was formed around the old village of Zegwaart, which fused with the municipality of Zoetermeer in 1935, using the archaic spelling of the locales name. The old Zegwaart was a ribbon development along wha ...

                                               

Simonshaven

Simonshaven is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nissewaard, and lies about 4 km southwest of Spijkenisse. In 2001, the village of Simonshaven had 231 inhabitants. The built-up area of the villa ...

                                               

Sion, Netherlands

Sion is a hamlet in the Dutch municipality of Rijswijk. It is located on the border with Delft, and has a population of about 210. In 1345, the monastery Sancta Maria in Monte Sion was built in this area. It was demolished on the orders of the ci ...

                                               

Sliedrecht

Sliedrecht listen is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 14.01 km 2 of which 1.18 km 2 is covered by water. The first IKEA store in the Netherlands opened in Sli ...

                                               

Slinge metro station

Slinge is an above-ground subway station in the south of the city of Rotterdam. It is part of Rotterdam Metro lines D and E. Slinge is the southern terminus of line E, while line D trains continue towards De Akkers station. The station opened on ...

                                               

Spijkenisse Centrum metro station

Spijkenisse Centrum is one of three subway stations in the Dutch city of Spijkenisse. The station is being served by trains of Rotterdam Metro lines C and D and features two side platforms. Located just outside the station is a hospital, as well ...

                                               

Stad aan t Haringvliet

Stad aan t Haringvliet is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee, and lies about 12 km southeast of Hellevoetsluis. The name means City on the Haringvliet. From 1812 to 1817 it was ...

                                               

Stadsdriehoek

Stadsdriehoek is a neighborhood at the center of Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The name Stadsdriehoek refers to the historical triangular form of the city of Rotterdam, which was bordered by the Coolsingel and the Schiedamsevest to the west, the Go ...

                                               

Stein, South Holland

Stein is a small village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 5 km east of Gouda. The statistical area "Stein", which can also include the surrounding countryside, has a popula ...

                                               

Stellendam

Stellendam is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Goeree-Overflakkee, and lies about 9 km west of Hellevoetsluis. In 2001, the town of Stellendam had 3.246 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town ...

                                               

Stolwijk

Stolwijk is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Krimpenerwaard, and lies about 6 km southeast of Gouda. In 2005, the town of Stolwijk had 4980 2487 men en 2493 women inhabitants. The built-up area of ...

                                               

Streefkerk

Streefkerk is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenlanden, and lies on the southside of the river Lek, about 20 kilometres east of Rotterdam. In 2004, the town of Streefkerk had 2600 inhabitants. ...

                                               

Strevelshoek

Strevelshoek is a hamlet in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 1 km northwest of the village of Rijsoord, on the south bank of the Waaltje. The hamlet is not mentioned on recent topographical maps. Strevelshoek was a separat ...

                                               

Tempel, Berkel en Rodenrijs

Tempel, also known as De Tempel, is a former municipality and former manorial estate in the Dutch province of South Holland. It was located about 3 km southwest of the center of the current village of Berkel en Rodenrijs. According to the 19th-ce ...

                                               

Ter Aar

Ter Aar) is a town and former municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It is located about 6 km northeast of Alphen aan den Rijn. The town had a population of 9.007 on 1 July 2006. The area of Ter Aar is divided ...

                                               

Ter Heijde

Ter Heijde is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 6 km west of The Hague. The area "Ter Heijde", which also includes the surrounding countryside, has a population of aroun ...

                                               

Teylingen

Teylingen") is a municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It was created on 1 January 2006, through the amalgamation of Sassenheim, Voorhout, and Warmond. It is named after Teylingen Castle, located in Voorhout. ...

                                               

Tiengemeten

Tiengemeten is an island in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Hoeksche Waard and lies about 11 km south of Spijkenisse. Before 1984 the island was administratively split between Goudswaard and Zuid-Beijerlan ...

                                               

Tussenwater metro station

Tussenwater is an above-ground subway station of the Rotterdam Metro lines C and D. The station is located in the borough Hoogvliet in Rotterdam. The station is situated just before the tracks of lines C and D split. Because of this, the station ...

                                               

Valkenburg, South Holland

Valkenburg bʏrx") is a village and former municipality in the province of South Holland, in the western Netherlands. Valkenburg is now part of the municipality Katwijk and had a population of 3.900 in 2006. On 1 January 2006, Valkenburg and Rijns ...

                                               

Vierpolders

Vierpolders is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Brielle, and lies about 5 km north of Hellevoetsluis. In 2001, the village of Vierpolders had 993 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village w ...

                                               

Vlaardingervaart

The Vlaardingervaart or Vlaardingse Vaart is a canal in the municipality of Midden-Delfland in the Dutch province of South Holland, between the Gaag in Schipluiden and Vlaardingen, where through the Oude Haven the water is connected to the Nieuwe ...

                                               

Vliet (canal)

The Vliet is a canal in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. It starts at the Oude Rijn at Leiden and joins the Delfshavense Schie canal at Delft. Places along its banks include Voorschoten, Leidschendam, Voorburg, The Hague ...

                                               

Vliet, Utrecht

Vliet is a hamlet in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is located about 1 km southwest of the city of Oudewater, on the south bank of the Hollandsche IJssel. Vliet or Ratelsvliet was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1846, when it became p ...

                                               

Vrije en Lage Boekhorst

Vrije en Lage Boekhorst is a former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It was located to the west of the hamlet of Zevenhuizen in the present municipality of Alkemade. The municipality existed between 1817 and 1855, when it beca ...

                                               

Vrijenban

Vrijenban is a neighborhood of Delft in the Netherlands province of South Holland. It is located on the northeast boundary of the historic city center of Delft. Prior to being merged into Delft, Vrijenban used to be a municipality in its own right.

                                               

Vrijhoeven

Vrijhoeven is a former hamlet and former municipality in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 2 km south of the village of Ter Aar. According to historian Abraham Jacob van der Aa, Vrijhoeven was a part of the heerlijkheid man ...

                                               

Vrouwenakker

Vrouwenakker is a village in the Netherlands, about 12 km southeast of Hoofddorp. It lies largely in the municipality of Nieuwkoop, in the province of South Holland, but a small part lies in the municipality of Uithoorn, in North Holland. Until 1 ...

                                               

Waarder

Waarder is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the former municipality of Reeuwijk, and lies about 5 km southwest of Woerden. In 2001, the village of Waarder had 1143 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was ...

                                               

Westvoorne

Westvoorne is a municipality on the island Voorne-Putten in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 97.48 km 2 of which 44.25 km 2 is water. It had a population of 14.626 in 2019. The municipa ...

                                               

Wijngaarden

Wijngaarden is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Molenwaard, and lies about 7 km northeast of Dordrecht. In 2001, the village of Wijngaarden had 300 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village ...

                                               

Wilhelminaplein metro station

Wilhelminaplein is an underground subway station in Rotterdam, Netherlands, which lies south of the Maas river. It is part of Rotterdam Metro lines D and E. Wilhelminaplein station was opened in 1997 as a new station of the North-South Line, whic ...

                                               

Woubrugge

Woubrugge is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 10 km east of the city of Leiden, in the municipality of Kaag en Braassem. Woubrugge was a separate municipality until 1991, when it became part of Jacobswoude.

                                               

Jim Copp

Jim Copp and Ed Brown recorded and released nine albums of stories and songs for children between 1958 and 1971. Andrew James "Jim" Copp III wrote all of the stories and songs, and played and recorded all of the music. Ed Brown designed and illus ...

                                               

Zalmplaat metro station

Zalmplaat is an above-ground subway station of the Rotterdam Metro lines C and D. The station is located in the borough Hoogvliet in Rotterdam and features two side platforms. The station was opened on 25 October 1974. On that date, the North-Sou ...

                                               

Zegwaart

Zegwaart was a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It was located directly to the east of Zoetermeer. Around 1978 a division of Zoetermeer was named after the old village and got the name Seghwaert. Zegwaart was a separate municipalit ...

                                               

Zevenhoven

Zevenhoven is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nieuwkoop and lies about 9 km northeast of Alphen aan den Rijn. In 2001 the village of Zevenhoven had 1385 inhabitants. The built-up area of the v ...

                                               

Zouteveen

Zouteveen is a neighbourhood in the municipality Midden-Delfland in the province Zuid-Holland in the Netherlands. It is located between Vlaardingen and Delft, about 3 km south of the town of Schipluiden. There are two hamlets in this area: Negenh ...

                                               

Zuid-Beijerland

Zuid-Beijerland is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 10 km south of Spijkenisse. In 2001, the town of Zuid-Beijerland had 2407 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town w ...

                                               

Zuid-Holland Oost

Zuid-Holland Oost is an official region of the province of South Holland in the Netherlands. The region consists of the following subregions: Gouwestreek, municipalities: Bodegraven-Reeuwijk, Gouda, Waddinxveen, Zuidplas, and Boskoop former munic ...

                                               

Zuidland

Zuidland is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Nissewaard, and lies about 6 km west of Spijkenisse. In 2005, the town of Zuidland had 5192 inhabitants, they are called "Slandenaren". The built-up ar ...

                                               

Zuidvleugel

Zuidvleugel is the band of cities and towns located along the southern wing of the Randstad in the Netherlands. It is that part of the Randstad that is located in the Province of South Holland. This developing conurbation extends around 60 kilome ...

                                               

Zwammerdam

Zwammerdam is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Alphen aan den Rijn, and lies about 6 km southeast of Alphen aan de Rijn. In 2001, the town of Zwammerdam had 1709 inhabitants. The built-up area of ...

                                               

Zwartewaal

Zwartewaal is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland, The Netherlands. It is a part of the municipality of Brielle and lies about 5 km south of Maassluis. In 2001 the village of Zwartewaal had 1666 inhabitants. The built-up area of the ...

                                               

Zweth

Zweth or De Zweth is a hamlet in the western Netherlands. It is located about halfway between Delft and Rotterdam, where the small river Berkelsche Zweth joins the Schie river, around a bridge across the Berkelsche Zweth. The hamlet has always be ...

                                               

Abcoude

Abcoude is a town and former municipality in the Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. Since 2011 it has been part of the municipality of De Ronde Venen.