Houtrijk en Polanen

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Houtrijk en Polanen
Municipality  Netherlands
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)

Houtrijk en Polanen is a former municipality in the Dutch province of North Holland. It existed from 1817 to 1863, when it was merged with Haarlemmerliede en Spaarnwoude. [1]

Houtrijk en Polanen was the area on the south side of the former IJ Bay between Haarlem and Amsterdam, around the town of Halfweg.


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

Coordinates: 52°23′02″N 4°45′12″E / 52.383877°N 4.753261°E / 52.383877; 4.753261