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ⓘ Groothusen




Groothusen
                                     

ⓘ Groothusen

Groothusen is an old Langwurtendorf - a village on an artificially-built ridge - in the municipality of Krummhorn in western East Frisia on Germanys North Sea coast. It lies about 15 kilometres northwest of the seaport of Emden and has a population of 474. The ridge or warf has a length of about 500 metres and a width of some 130 metres and was built to raise the village above the water level should flooding from the sea occur e.g. during a storm tide.