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Dordrecht

Dordrecht, colloquially Dordt, historically in English named Dort, is a city and municipality in the western Netherlands, located in the province of South Holland. It is the fourth largest city of the province, having a population of 118,601 in 2009. The municipality covers the entire Dordrecht Island, also often called Het Eiland van Dordt (the Island of Dordt), bordered by the rivers Oude Maas, Beneden Merwede, Nieuwe Merwede, Hollands Diep, and Dordtsche Kil. Dordrecht is the largest and most important city in the Drechtsteden and is also part of the Randstad, the main conurbation in the Netherlands. Dordrecht is the oldest city in Holland and has a rich history and culture.

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Schiedamse Voetbal Vereniging - History - Near Bankruptcy and Merger
... couldn't be renovated, Van Dijk decided to merge SVV with Dordrecht'90, from neighbouring Dordrecht ... The new club, called SVV/Dordrecht'90, played in the Eredivisie ... Its home turf was the stadium of Dordrecht '90 in Dordrecht ...
Bartholomeus Assteyn
... Assteyn (Dordrecht 1607, probably Dordrecht 1669/1677) was a Dutch painter ... In the year 1631 he became member in the Dordrecht’s Saint Lukas painter gild ...
Aert Schouman
... Schouman was born in Dordrecht ... From 1742-1792 he was headman of the Dordrecht Guild of St ... of the Confrerie in The Hague, a fraternity of amateur art lovers from Dordrecht and environs, of which he was headman during the years 1752-1762 ...
Dordrecht, Eastern Cape - Geography - Climate
... Dordrecht has a subtropical highland climate (Cwb, according to the Köppen climate classification), with warm summers and chilly, dry winters, with occasional snowfalls ... The village of Buffelsfontein, located between the towns of Dordrecht and Molteno, has the coldest recorded temperature in South Africa, of −18.6 °C (−1 °F), on June 28, 1996 ... Dordrecht Climate chart (explanation) J F M A M J J A S O N D 12 ... 11 ... 10 ... 6 ... 2 ... 0 ... 14 ... −1 0 ... 4 ... 7 ... 9 ... 10 ... Average max ...
Mina Kruseman - Published Works
... Indië (A marriage in the Dutch East Indies) The Hague, 1873 De moderne Judith (The modern Judith) Dordrecht, 1873 Meester Kritiek (Master critical) Middelburg, 1874 Mijn leven (My life) Dordrecht, 1873 Willen en ...