Middelburg

Local nameMiddelburg
LocationNetherlands

Middelburg is a city and municipality in the south-western Netherlands serving as the capital of the province of Zeeland. Situated on the central peninsula of the Zeeland province, Midden-Zeeland, it has a population of about 48,000.

In terms of technology, Middelburg played a role in the Scientific Revolution at the early modern period. The city was historically a center of lens crafting in the Golden Age of Dutch science and technology. The invention of the microscope and telescope is often credited to Middelburg spectacle-makers in the late 16th century and early 17th century.

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Middelburg

Coordinates 51°29'59.029" N 3°36'49.306" E

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