Kerkje aan zee Urk - Netherlands
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pa3ems
N 52° 39.740 E 005° 35.597
31U E 675375 N 5837865
Quick Description: Kerkje aan zee Urk
Location: Netherlands
Date Posted: 2/11/2008 9:05:32 AM
Waymark Code: WM354C
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 18

Long Description:
Kerkje aan zee Urk (Ao 1786)
Little church at the sea (Ao 1786)

De eerste kerk werd gebouwd rond 1600 vChr maar werd door de zee bedreigd. In 1786 opnieuw op de huidige plaats gebouwd

De first church here was build around 1600, but the sea was stronger. In 1786 is this church build on this place.

Dat was in de tijd dat Urk nog een eiland was en onder het stadsbestuur van Amsterdam viel.

In that time Urk was an isle and a part of the municipality of Amsterdam

Sinds 1940 is Urk een deel van de Noordoostpolder
Since 1940 is Urk a part of the Noordoostpolder

Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 05/08/1786

Age of Church building determined by?: Cornerstone or plaque

If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: From: 1:00 PM To: 5:00 PM

Street address of Church:
Kerkje aan de Zee
Prins Hendrikstraat 1
Urk, Netherlands
8321 GC


Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Not listed

If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Not listed

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: Not Listed

Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: Not listed

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