Map from 1593 by Henrick Wyntgens

This is map of the water works in the Rhine near the castle of Doorwerth. It is made by Henrick Wyntgens in 1593 and 37 by 56 cm big. It might be the oldest detailed map of Doorwerth. The castle is coloured red in the top edge of the map. The Rhine flows from right to left.

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First map by Bernard Kempinck, 1601

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Map from 1616 by Bernard Kempinck

This is a beautiful map from 1616 of the Heerlijkheid Doorwerth, made by Bernard Kempinck. The map is 79 * 110 cm big and full of details. Follow the link and enjoy.

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Map from 1643 by Nicolaes van Geelkercken

This map is originally made by Nicolaes van Geelkercken, copied by J. Ruijsch in a later century.

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Meer lezen over de omgeving van Doorwerth? In ons boek ‘Wandelen in het Doorwerth van 1847‘ vergelijken we het Doorwerth van toen met nu.