Veenhuizen sentence example
- Of the fen-colonies in Drente the best known are those of Frederiksoord and Veenhuizen.
- The colony of Veenhuizen lies about 7 m.
- In 1859, however, the Veenhuizen estates were sold to the government for the purpose of a penal establishment for drunkards and beggars.
- The chief institution is that at Veenhuizen, which occupies some 3000 acres of land, and where some 4000 men of the vagrant class are detained for periods varying from not less than six months to not more than three years.