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Description - Monastery

Bloemhof, Premonstratenzers (Floridus Hortus, Rozenkamp) in Wittewierum, Groningen, NL

MeMO institution ID and name
MeMO institution ID 102
Name (Dutch) Bloemhof, Premonstratenzers (Floridus Hortus, Rozenkamp)
Name (English) Bloemhof Abbey,Premonstratensians (Floridus Hortus, Rozenkamp)
Patron saint(s)
Additional remarks
Location (according to current geography)
Province Groningen, NL - Netherlands
Settlement Wittewierum
Coordinates 246/590C
Diocese before 1559 Münster
Diocese after 1559 Groningen
Parish Wittewierum
Date of foundation 1213
Founder(s) or main benefactor(s) Emo of Huizinge
Religious order
Type of religious order Premonstratensian (Norbertine)
Associated with
Type of institution men
Mother house
Name of the mother house
Phases in the institutional history 1213: Foundation from Jukwerd/ Nijenklooster monastery. 1561: Incorporated in the new bishop´s seat bishopric of Groningen.
Date of transition to secular management
Date of dissolution
Additional remarks
Extant memorial objects and/or texts concerning memoria
Memorial objects
Text carriers
Type of extant material institution archive/archival material
Storage in one place
Short description of the material Groningen, GrA: 172
Holding institution(s)
Name Groninger Archieven
Settlement Groningen, Groningen, NL
Website
Additional remarks
  • Ehbrecht, W., Landesherrschaft und Klosterwesen im ostfriesischen Fivelgo (970-1290) (Münster 1974)
  • Janse, A.; Jansen, H.P.H., Kroniek van het klooster Bloemhof te Wittewierum (Hilversum 1991)
  • Schoengen, M., Monasticon Batavum II De Augustijnsche orden, benevens de broeders en zusters van het gemeene leven (Amsterdam 1941), 209
  • Tromp, C., Groninger kloosters (Assen and Maastricht 1989), 50-54
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Building history

General date of construction
Church or chapel(s)
Burial ground
Location
Date of consecration
Date of clearance
Extant building remnants
Demolition
Additional remarks
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