As we ride along in the railway carriages we overlook these polders.
Windmills are the machinery by which the water is pumped from the polders into the sea.
The other suddenly recalled Mariana's imploring anger at the Polders.
The tulip beds of the polders and sunken gardens of the neighbourhood of Haarlem are one of the great sights of Holland.
Howat Penny arrived in town late on the day when he was to dine with Mariana at the Polders.
The polders of Holland are not richer than this swamp land;185 indeed, they are not so rich.
In passing from The Hague to Haarlem on the train one can see the largest of these “polders,” as the drained marshes are called.
On the level patches of short rich grass in the Dutch polders many pairs breed, and I have seen sixteen nests in a day.
Some polders also have a winter peil as a precaution against the increased fall of water in that season.
The dikes were pierced, the polders were flooded and by far the greater part of the cultivated area left fallow.