initially only for the construction of timber flatboats, but after 1895 also for iron hull ships. Get driving directions, launch map view. Wasland, the Netherlands, Friesland, Drachten van den Belt, the Netherlands, Friesland, Leeuwarden. Duration.minutes) ) ice 0? As the process of draining progressed, residents began to move further eastward in order to use the drained landformer peatbogs for agriculture. Phone Email Website Ave.
It is located along the Wijde Ee waterway, which flows into the larger Prinses Margriet Kanaal. In 1902 a second shipyard followed on the Drachtstervaart. Today there are approximately 45,000 people living in Drachten; its major industrial production includes electrical goods, transport equipment, machinery, food, chemicals and furniture. The reconstruction of the area started in 2001 and was supposed to last until 2011. More details, can I drive from Amsterdam to Drachten? History edit, beginnings edit, road green, the, bleekerhs, community "Beter Wonen" (better living). Search and book Where can I stay near Drachten?