Drained and useless


Nørreby Hals on North Funen was dammed in 1875 by two local farmers. In 1918, a wind turbine was built to pump water out of the eight-hectare reservoir behind the dam. Yet nothing managed to grow on the former fiord bed. Today, the rusty wind turbine is the only one…

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I krattet ved foden af vindmotoren findes rester af den snegl, som pumpede vandet ud i havet

År: 2002 PHOTO:Morten Stenak


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Starvation rations

In 1899, Police Inspector Petersen from Bogense was dispatched to the reclaimed area near Nørreby …

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