Middenmeer, Netherlands, Europe
 
 
Year1932latitude: 52° 28'
longitude: 4° 36'
Period
Initiator(s)
Planning organizationWieringermeer Directorate
Nationality initiator(s)Netherlands
Designer(s) / Architect(s)Marinus Jan Granpré Molière
Design organization
Inhabitants3,800 (2004)
Target population
Town websitehttp://www.wieringermeer.nl/
Town related links
Literature- Duin, R.H.A. van and G. de Kaste; The pocket guide to the Zuyder Zee project; 1990
- Wal, Coen van der; In Praise of Common Sense. Planning the Ordinary. A Physical Planning History of the New Towns in the IJsselmeerpolders; 1997
- Wal, Coen van der; Villages in the IJsselmeerpolders. From Slootdorp to Zeewolde; 1986

type of New Town: > scale of autonomy
New-Town-in-Town
Satellite
New Town
Company Town
> client
Private Corporation
Public Corporation
> policy
Capital
Decentralization
Industrialization
Resettlement
Economic
 
Map of Middenmeer, 1985
source: Nieuw Land Erfgoedcentrum


Original plan for Middenmeer, 1933
source: Nieuw Land Erfgoedcentrum