- S.) and with the islands of Tholen and Duiveland to the north-west.
- S.S.W.), and with Geertruidenberg in the north, and the island of Duiveland on the west.
- The names of the islands are Schouwen and Duiveland, St Filipsland, Tolen, North Beveland, South Beveland and Walcheren.
- The islands of Schouwen and Duiveland are united owing to the damming of the Dykwater; St Filipsland, or Philipsland, and South Beveland are connected with the mainland of North Brabant by naturally formed mud banks.