North Holland Canal

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

North Holland Canal

 

a navigable canal in the Netherlands. Measuring 78 km long, the canal runs northward from Amsterdam through the province of North Holland to the port of Den Helder on the Marsdiep. It was constructed in 1825.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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