Sunday, February 21, 2021

Coevorden, Provincie Drenthe

Coevorden, Oxford and Bosporus all locations bear names that signify the same thing, literally : kettle passage.

Coevorden is located in the sparsely populated province of Drenthe where Plat/ Dutch Low Saxon - a dialect spoken in Denmark and North Germany - is still spoken.

George VanCoevorden an English captain with Drenthse roots gaved his name to Vancouver while exploring British Columbia.