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  • The Kolksluis in Spaarndam is a beautiful piece of history, showing what the town of Hanje Brinker (the boy who put his ginger in the dyke to safe it from flooding) must have looked like in the 16th a...  more »
  • The most historic part of the village of Spaarndam are the historic buildings from the 17th and 18th century around the water lock to the Wester kolk van der nest and Eastern kolk are located. De Kolk lock at Spaarndam itself is the oldest functioning lock at Europa.De Kolk lock was first built between 1253 and 1280 to the fresh water of the Spaarne area to protect from the then still salt-brackish water of the IJ that in connection with former Zuiderzee. I found out on the bicycle from Haarlem; a fun bike ride along the river Spaarne.
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