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... attention turned towards the next project Oostelijk Flevoland (Eastern Flevoland), which at 540 km² was the largest of the new polders ... Wieringermeer 200 km² 87 % 1% 3% 9 % Noordoostpolder 480 km² 87 % 1% 5% 7 % Eastern Flevoland 540 km² 75 % 8% 11 % 6 % Southern Flevoland 430 km² 50 % 25 ... The eastern polder would be the first of the two and the encircling dike began to take form in 1951, progressing nicely until the North Sea flood of 1953 struck the south-western Netherlands, for which ...
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“The eastern light our spires touch at morning,
The light that slants upon our western doors at evening,
The twilight over stagnant pools at batflight,
Moon light and star light, owl and moth light,
Glow-worm glowlight on a grassblade.
O Light Invisible, we worship Thee!”
—T.S. (Thomas Stearns)