The walled canals led to the names De Wallen and Walletjes.To the right you can see what remains of the harbour today beside the Damrak.

In modern times the harbour has moved to the area behind the station on the IJ and the North Sea Canal.

The first known official document on working girls in Amsterdam states that only servants of the Sheriff were permitted to run parlours. In addition the only areas they were allowed in was Pijlsteeg and Halsteeg (now the Damrak).

But when the dust settles and everyone finally gets over Trouw closing down, Studio 80 will still have some awesome nights and will still be gritty, dark and have perfect sound.

There’s a reason we run our party ‘The Great Escape’ there, so I suggest you go check it out.

It had doors which were used to dam the river at certain times to avoid flooding.

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