- a city in SW Netherlands.
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Between Schiedam and Delft I observed the windmills with great attention.Holland, v. 1 (of 2)
Edmondo de Amicis
Schiedam, with its windmills, is well within sight of Rotterdam.The Automobilist Abroad</p>
M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
What pleasant evenings did we not have with Mr Binnie's books and Schiedam!The Newcomes
William Makepeace Thackeray
Schiedam Hollands is considered the best; the next quality is that of Rotterdam; after these comes that of Weesoppe.
Another hour and the good Schiedam will make them forget that I am here.'The Cloister and the Hearth
- a port in the SW Netherlands, in South Holland province west of Rotterdam: gin distilleries. Pop: 76 000 (2003 est)
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