It has regular steamboat communication with Zwolle, Deventer, Amsterdam, and Enkhuizen.
Van der Loo, De Transvaal en Engeland (Zwolle, 1898 ed.); J.
ZWOLLE, the capital of the province of Overysel, Holland, on the Zwarte Water, and a junction station 242 m.
Three miles from Zwolle, on a slight eminence called the Agnietenberg, or hill of St Agnes, once stood the Augustinian convent in which Thomas Kempis spent the greatest part of his life and died in 1471.
Zwolle has a considerable trade by river, a large fish market, and the most important cattle market in Holland after Rotterdam.