Cornjum

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Koarnjum
Village
Location of Koarnjum
Country Netherlands Netherlands
Province Friesland Friesland
Population
 • Total c. 500

Coordinates: 53°15′N 5°47′E / 53.250°N 5.783°E / 53.250; 5.783 Koarnjum (Dutch: Cornjum) has about 500 inhabitants, and is located in the municipality of Leeuwarderadeel (province of Friesland), in the Netherlands. The village is situated between Jelsum and Britsum.


Notable Landmarks[edit]

The old mansion Martenastate in Cornjum was demolished around 1900 and replaced by a small fantasy castle.

Rail Service[edit]

Cornjum was served by a station on the North Friesland Railway which opened in 1901 and closed to passengers in July 1936, it reopened to passengers in May 1940 and closed to passengers again in December 1940. The line finally closed in 1997.