Torum was a wealthy, vibrant and prosperous town in Rheiderland, but the people of Torum were known for being corrupt, complacent and conceited. Several old texts even speak of the excessive, voluptuous or blasphemous way of life of the Torumers. The price they paid for their sins was however terrible. Read more
The Church of Engerhafe is named after John the Baptist and was built between 1250 and 1280.
There are a lot of dark secrets connected to this place.
Until 1897 there had been a second building at the west side of the church, named the Hipkenborg.