Biessum

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Biessum
Village
Farm in 1965
Farm in 1965
Maps of the Netherlands and Groningen with the location of Biessum
Maps of the Netherlands and Groningen with the location of Biessum
Biessum
Location in the province of Groningen in the Netherlands
Coordinates: 53°20′N 6°54′E / 53.333°N 6.900°E / 53.333; 6.900Coordinates: 53°20′N 6°54′E / 53.333°N 6.900°E / 53.333; 6.900
Country Netherlands
Province Groningen
Municipality Delfzijl
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Biessum (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbisɵm]) is a town in the Dutch province of Groningen. It is a part of the municipality of Delfzijl, and lies about 25 km northeast of Groningen.[1]

It has about 35-50 inhabitants. It is situated near a nature reservate (protected area) in which many birds live.

References[edit]

  1. ^ ANWB Topografische Atlas Nederland, Topografische Dienst and ANWB, 2005.

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Biessum at Wikimedia Commons