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Velsen

(vĕl`sən), city (1994 pop. 63,617), North Holland prov., W Netherlands, near the mouth of the North Sea Canal. It includes the port of IJmuidenIJmuiden
, city (1991 est. pop. 58,000), North Holland prov., W Netherlands, on the North Sea. It is part of the municipality of Velsen. The city is a seaport, fishing, and industrial center at the end of the North Sea Canal.
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. Paper is a major manufacture, and agriculture (dairying, cattle, fruit, vegetables, flowers) is important.
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Velsen

a port in the W Netherlands, in North Holland at the mouth of the canal connecting Amsterdam with the North Sea: fishing and heavy industrial centre. Pop.: 68 000 (2003 est.)
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TYNE SHIPPING MOVEMENTS Arrivals Date/Time Name From To 2608 0845 King Seaways Ijmuiden/ Velsen RoRo 3 2608 1159 Happy Delta Ghent Anchorage 2608 1259 Pomorze Riga RSQ 2708 0800 Gerarda Aveiro Anchorage Sailings Date/Time Name From To 2608 1159 Pola Palekh RSQ East Seaward 2608 1159 Ijssel Confidence RSQ Seaward 2608 1700 King Seaways RoRo 3 Ijmuiden/ Velsen 2608 2200 Oeland Cont Term Seaward
Belgian Steven Van Velsen, 25, of Faslane peace camp admitted the charge on August 29 and was fined pounds 200.
Designed by Koen van Velsen, who also has his offices in Hilversum, the new building joins the ranks of slightly outre local projects generated by the presence of media companies.
TYNE SHIPPING MOVEMENTS Arrivals Date/Time Name From To 1507 0845 King Seaways Ijmuiden/ Velsen RoRo 3 1507 1330 BBC Moonstone Seaward NEP Quay 2A Shepherd 1607 0659 Deo Volente Seaward OTP Quay Shepherd Sailings Date/Time Name From To 1507 1700 King Seaways RoRo 3 Ijmuiden/ Velsen 1507 1930 Hoegh New York TCT 1 Amsterdam 1607 0230 City of Rotterdam TCT 2 Zeebrugge 1607 0245 Mick OTP Quay Shepherd Seaward
Marketing manager Lucie Jansen Van Velsen said: "There is going to be quite some atmosphere in here.