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Location municipality Ferwerderadiel

Country Netherlands
Province Friesland
- Land
- Water
133.18 km˛
97.65 km˛
35.53 km˛
Population 2004
- Density

Ferwerderadiel is a municipality in the northern Netherlands.

Population centres

Bartlehiem, Blije, Burdaard, Ferwert, Ginnum, Hallum, Hegebeintum, Jannum, Jislum, Lichtaard, Marrum, Reitsum, Wânswert.


Bartlehiem is a hamlet, located partially in Ferwerderadiel, partially in Tytsjerksteradiel, and partially in Leeuwarderadeel. It is known for its role in the Elfstedentocht: As Bartlehiem - Dokkum is the only part of the route that is skated both ways, Bartlehem is the only spot along the route where you can see skaters in three directions.

The name derives from Bethlehem.

External links

  • Official Website (http://www.ferwerderadiel.nl)

Province Friesland

Achtkarspelen | Ameland | Boarnsterhim | Bolsward | Dantumadeel | Dongeradeel | Ferwerderadiel | Franekeradeel | Gaasterlân-Sleat | Harlingen | Heerenveen | Het Bildt | Kollumerland en Nieuwkruisland | Leeuwarden | Leeuwarderadeel | Lemsterland | Littenseradiel | Menaldumadeel | Nijefurd | Ooststellingwerf | Opsterland | Schiermonnikoog | Skarsterlân | Smallingerland | Sneek | Terschelling | Tytsjerksteradiel | Vlieland | Weststellingwerf | Wűnseradiel | Wymbritseradiel

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Ferwerderadiel heeft de gemeenten en waterschappen gevraagd zo snel mogelijk te reageren op haar voorstel.
Volgens burgemeester Van den Berg van Ferwerderadiel is het zonde dat het water alleen voor de doorvaart wordt gebruikt.
Ferwerderadiel hoopt snel een projectplan te kunnen maken.
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