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From: Rob Bishoff <>
Subject: Re: [GEN-BENELUX] Van Oldenbarnaveldtkade, Amsterdam
Date: Sat, 10 Jul 2004 11:06:06 GMT
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Don't be baffled. It's 'plein' and not 'plantsoen', even on the site op
het Gemeentearchief Amsterdam. They only made a mistake in the caption
of one of the photographs.
gr. Rob

Frank van Thienen wrote:
> According to one of the descriptions" "the Van Oldenbarneveldtgracht was
> dug in 1883 and filled in 1908. Since 1919 the Van Oldenbarneveldtkade
> is renamed Van Oldenbarneveldtplantsoen." I'm a little baffled why the
> map (staatskrant link) shows the name as Van Oldenbarneveldtplein - this
> may require a little more digging (so to speak).

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