and Heveskes. Industrial expansion in the 1970s and 1980s displaced old villages of Weiwerd.  in 1975.  The church sits on a historic protected artificial mound that dates from antiquity, and was necessary before dikes were built.
Royal Netherlands Navy Real Photo. HN LMSHertog Hendrik (Dutch :Hr.Ms. DuringWorld War II she was captured by the invading German forces and converted into an anti-aircraft battery. In early 1940 she was laid up waiting to be scrapped. ).