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    In beeld

    Episode 38: Veendam

    First aired: Thursday, 7 May 2015 at 17.00 hours

    Veendam is also called Parkstad and is the third largest town of the province of Groningen today. In the 19th century Veendam developed into the center of Groningen peatery. The place has emerged from 1655 as a peatery.

    In this episode Roos is this time in the village of Veendam in the municipality of Veendam in the province of Groningen.

    For these regions characteristic ribbon development has Veendam a modified form. In the center of the place were the two deep, the Eastern and the Westerdiep, a fork shaped here because originally the river Munte flowed through.

    There are hundreds of villages in the northern provinces and all of them are worth to get the attention. Not only the villages are worth the attention but also the northern cities. Who will Roos be talking to this time?

    For more information:

    http://www.veendam.nl
    http://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Veendam_%28plaats%29
    http://www.parkstadveendam.nl/


    About this program:

    IN BEELD brengt de mensen van onze regio 'in beeld'.

    Wekelijks gaat Podium.TV op pad om de inwoners van dorpen in het Noorden van Nederland in beeld te brengen. Om bijzondere mensen te ontmoeten, het dorp te bekijken en prachtige verhalen te horen.