Buiksloot

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Buiksloot
Coordinates: 52°23′59″N 4°54′59″E / 52.39972°N 4.91639°E / 52.39972; 4.91639
Country Netherlands
Province Noord-Holland
Municipality Amsterdam

Buiksloot is a former village in the Dutch province of North Holland. It is now a neighbourhood of Amsterdam-Noord.

Buiksloot was a separate municipality until 1921, when it was merged with Amsterdam.[1]

Notable people from Buiksloot[edit]

  • M.H. Laddé, photographer and director of the first Dutch film

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten, KNAW, 2006.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 52°24′N 4°55′E / 52.400°N 4.917°E / 52.400; 4.917