Museum de Cruquius Jesse Russell

ISBN: 9785510724745

Published: July 22nd 2012

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108 pages


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Museum de Cruquius  by  Jesse Russell

Museum de Cruquius by Jesse Russell
July 22nd 2012 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, ZIP | 108 pages | ISBN: 9785510724745 | 5.42 Mb

High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The Museum De Cruquius (or Cruquiusmuseum) occupies the old Cruquius steam pumping station in Cruquius, The Netherlands. It derives its name from Nicolaas Kruik (1678-1754), a Dutch land-surveyor and one ofMoreHigh Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles!

The Museum De Cruquius (or Cruquiusmuseum) occupies the old Cruquius steam pumping station in Cruquius, The Netherlands. It derives its name from Nicolaas Kruik (1678-1754), a Dutch land-surveyor and one of many promotors of a plan to pump the Haarlemmermeer (Haarlem lake) dry. Like many well-educated men of his time, he latinized his name to Nicolaus Samuel Cruquius. During his lifetime the issue of the Haarlem Lake and how to pump it dry was international news, as the following excerpt from the Virginia Gazette on 31 May 1751 illustrates:



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