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Burdaard (uncommon, Dutch: Birdaard) is a small village in Noardeast-Fryslân in the province of Friesland, the Netherlands. It had a population of around 1,173 in January 2017.[1] Before 2019, the village was part of the Ferwerderadiel municipality.

Burdaard
Village
Birdaard, ophaalbrug met kerk op achtergrond 2009-09-19 10.53.JPG
Location in the former Ferwerderadiel municipality
Location in the former Ferwerderadiel municipality
Burdaard is located in Netherlands
Burdaard
Burdaard
Location in the Netherlands
Coordinates: Coordinates: 53°17′37″N 5°52′43″E / 53.29361°N 5.87861°E / 53.29361; 5.87861
CountryNetherlands Netherlands
ProvinceFriesland Friesland
MunicipalityNoardeast-Fryslân
Population
(2017)
 • Total1,173
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
9111
Telephone area0519
WebsiteOfficial

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