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Former workers house - Tiengemeten (NL)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F
N 51° 44.615 E 004° 18.598
31U E 590441 N 5733331
Quick Description: Former workers house on the island Tiengemeten.
Location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Date Posted: 6/24/2019 12:40:58 PM
Waymark Code: WM10TZN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut
Views: 2

Long Description:
This former workers house is on the island Tiengemeten. The island is not accesble bij car!!
The house is empty and rather detoriated. The accessability varies throughout the year. It was most likely abandoned in the sixties or seventies of the past century.

About the island:
Tiengemeten is an island in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Korendijk, and lies about 11 km (7 mi) south of Spijkenisse. Before 1984 the island was administratively split between Goudswaard and Zuid-Beijerland. The name refers to an ancient area measurement; one gemet is comparable with one acre so the name means ten-acre island. Ten gemets would be about 100 by 400 metres (330 by 1,310 feet), while the island is actually about 7 km (4 mi) long and 2 km (1 mi) wide.

The statistical area "Tiengemeten", had a population of around 10 until 2007. On 10 May 2007, the island was officially allowed to revert to its natural state after its inhabitants were relocated.

The Rien Poortvliet museum is located on the island.
(source: wikipedia)

There is a geocache near the house tpo!
(visit link)

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