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Dubious or Uncertain House / Site

Name: Marken

Circary at the Time: Frisia

Years of Activity:  saec. 14

Map:  Click Here (Source:  © MapQuest

Monasticon Praemonstratense: (II, 235)

Approximate modern location: An island northeast of  Amsterdam, Markerland, in the Markersee.

Elm-Number [See below]: None.*

Other Comments: There may have been a house of our Order here, but not confirmed by solid scholarly evidence.  

* This listing (and the numbers, with a few adjustments after 1995) is based on the map contained in Kaspar Elm's Norbert von Xanten: Adliger, Ordensstifter, Kirchenfürst, Wienand Verlag, Köln, 1984, page 328-329.