The red circle just above the centre.
South of the city, West of the long sand ridge to the South, West of the river Hoornse Diep.
On a dyke, the Hoornse Dijk, that runs towards the sharp bend in the river to the South, the bend being named the Hoorn (horn, corner).
To the West two other rivers stream to the North, through this very low lying area.
To the South-West an actual swamp and the fields are flooded during the wet winter season.