|... the Dalheimer Mühle / Dalheim mill is located in|
the Naturpark Maas-Schwalm-Nette
On the German side, close to the nature reserve Helpensteiner
Rothenbachtal and the primeval natural forest plot Arsbeck.
On the Dutch side of the 'De Meinweg' National Park.
|... a granite plaque with the coat of arms (1775) of the abbess |
Maria Anna von Oyen / Oeijen (Cistercian nuns monastery) ...
|Dalheimer Mühle / Dalheim mill (before 1231-1958)|
present monastery mill building (1775)
source: Niederrheinischer Wassermühlen-Führer H. Vogt
After almost 20 year closure, several changes of ownership,
fire damage and vandalism, the Dalheimer Mill reopened
after a total renovation (by Architekt Eberhard Schulz) in 2008
|... one of the most beautiful places in the district Heinsberg, |
the Helpensteiner stream directly on the German-Dutch border ...
|... worth seeing are the new water wheel, which revolves solely by |
the force of the water, and the old, disused mill's inner workings,
which can be visited during opening times of the café ...
|... the Dutch side 'De Meinweg' National Park |
with large heathland and woodland areas.