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Burdaard (Dutch: Birdaard) is a small village in Ferwerderadiel in the province of Friesland, the Netherlands. It had a population of around 1,173 in January 2017.[1]

Birdaard
Burdaard
Village
Birdaard, ophaalbrug met kerk op achtergrond 2009-09-19 10.53.JPG
Location in the Ferwerderadiel municipality
Location in the Ferwerderadiel municipality
Birdaard is located in Netherlands
Birdaard
Birdaard
Location in the Netherlands
Coordinates: Coordinates: 53°17′37″N 5°52′43″E / 53.29361°N 5.87861°E / 53.29361; 5.87861
Country Netherlands Netherlands
Province Friesland Friesland
Municipality Ferwerderadiel Ferwerderadiel
Population (2017)
 • Total 1,173
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 9111
Telephone area 0519
Website Official

WindmillsEdit

There are two windmills in Burdaard. De Olifant is a drainage mill dating from 1867 which has been restored to working order. De Zwaluw is a corn, pearl barley and sawmill which is working commercially.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Aantal inwoners per woonplaats in Ferwerderadiel op 1 januari 2017 - Ferwerderadiel
  2. ^ Stichting De Fryske Mole (1995). Friese Molens (in Dutch). Leeuwarden: Friese Pers Boekerij bv. pp. 146, 156. ISBN 90-330-1522-6.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Burdaard at Wikimedia Commons