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  • Gand), the capital of East Flanders, Belgium, at the junction of the Scheldt and the Lys (Ley).
  • On the left bank of the Lys is the Oudeburg (s'Gravenstein, Château des Contes), the former castle of the first counts of Flanders, dating from 1180 and now restored.
  • To the north of the Oudeburg, on the other side of the Lys, is the Marche du Vendredi, the principal square of the city.
  • To the north, thus making Ghent practically a sea-port; while a second canal, from the Lys, connects the city via Bruges with Ostende.