Old square / het achterompad

This is the square that lies between the Capucijnenstraat and Meelstraat. The street name Meelstraat was officially adopted for the first time in 1900 by the city councilOn the old map of A. Arts from 1870 this square is called the Achterompad, difficult to translate, but it means as much as the backdoor-path.

De straatnaam Meelstraat werd in 1900 voor het eerst officieel door de gemeenteraad vastgesteld, lopende Van de Capucijnenstraat snijdende de Paterstraat en de Diepenstraat tot de Korenbloemstraat. Op de kaart van A. Arts (ca. 1870) heet deze straat Achterompad. 

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7 opmerkingen:

Jim zei

Good one.

William Kendall zei

It looks quite peaceful, Peter. A fine choice for the theme.

Valladolid Daily Photo zei

Interesting choice for this theme day. Really like it!

LOLfromPasa zei

Those flowers look beautiful and nice for anyone passing through this Square.

Lois zei

Very pretty and a nice picture for Theme Day!

Linda zei

How lovely!

paul zei

A square full of flowers - great theme day contribution.