Damme Canal

The Damme Canal is a canal in the province of . The canal links with the Western Scheldt at , . It was constructed on the orders of Napoleon Bonaparte who wished to create a canal network in order to permit the efficient transport of troops without the risk of disruptive interventions from the British navy.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The of Bruges is a medieval bell tower in the centre of , . is situated 2 km southwest of Damme Canal. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Church
is situated 440 metres northwest of Damme Canal. Photo: LimoWreck, CC BY 3.0.

Windmill
is situated 370 metres southwest of Damme Canal. Photo: MJJR, CC BY 3.0.

Museum
is situated 1 km south of Damme Canal. Photo: LimoWreck, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
is a quarter in , which is the capital of the province of , in . Photo: LimoWreck, CC BY 3.0.

Quarter
Photo: LimoWreck, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a picturesque city in , the northern part of . Photo: MJJR, CC BY 3.0.

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