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windmills in schermer
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The windmills in the Schermer are authentic watermills dating from the 17th century. These mills together are known as a molengang a ‘mill passage’: a group of mills arranged in a row. The mills of such a molengang are used when the difference in water levels becomes too great to be managed by a single polder mill.

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