Kijfhoek (village)

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Coat of arms of Kijfhoek
Coat of arms
Coordinates: 51°49′32″N 4°35′32″E / 51.82556°N 4.59222°E / 51.82556; 4.59222
ProvinceSouth Holland

Kijfhoek is a small village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is located about 4 km west of the town of Zwijndrecht.

Kijfhoek was a separate municipality between 1817 and 1857, when it merged with Groote Lindt.[1]

North of Kijfhoek lies one of the largest railway yards of the Netherlands.


  1. ^ Ad van der Meer and Onno Boonstra, "Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten", KNAW, 2006. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2007-02-20. Retrieved 2009-12-03.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)

Coordinates: 51°49′N 4°35′E / 51.817°N 4.583°E / 51.817; 4.583