Midsland

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Midsland
Village
Location of Midsland
Country Netherlands Netherlands
Province Friesland Friesland
Population
 • Total c. 871 (2,005)

Midsland (West Frisian: Midslân) is a village on Terschelling in the province Friesland of the Netherlands and has around the 870 citizens.

Near the village a statue was placed in 1982 commemorating Het Stryper Wyfke, an old crone who deceived English troops and saved the island's civilian population during Holmes's Bonfire in 1666.

Source[edit]

  • Municipality guide Terschelling 2005-2006

Coordinates: 53°22′57″N 5°17′9″E / 53.38250°N 5.28583°E / 53.38250; 5.28583