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Location address: Nederland, Noord-Holland, Waterland,Marken
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The Paard van Marken (“Horse of Marken”) is a lighthouse on the Dutch peninsula Marken, on the IJsselmeer. It was built in 1839 by J. Valk. A primitive lighthouse had been on the location since the early 1700s; the current lighthouse is a Rijksmonument since 1970.