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Description - Monastery

St. Agnesklooster, Regularissen in Dordrecht, Zuid-Holland, NL

MeMO institution ID and name
MeMO institution ID 218
Name (Dutch) St. Agnesklooster, Regularissen
Name (English) St Agnes's Monastery, Regular Canonesses
Patron saint(s)
  • Agnes
Additional remarks
Location (according to current geography)
Province Zuid-Holland, NL - Netherlands
Settlement Dordrecht
Coordinates 105/425AB
Diocese before 1559 Utrecht
Diocese after 1559 Utrecht
Parish Dordrecht
Date of foundation <1416
Founder(s) or main benefactor(s) A story about a certain Walburg (noblewoman from Norway; 1326) is implausible
Religious order
Type of religious order Canonesses Regular
Associated with 1416: Chapter of Utrecht. 1426: Chapter of Neuss.1427: Chapter of Windesheim.
Type of institution women
Mother house
Name of the mother house
Phases in the institutional history 1416: Tertiaries; Chapter of Utrecht 1421-1423 Regular Canonesses 1426: Chapter of Neuss. 1427: Chapter of Windesheim.
Date of transition to secular management
Date of dissolution 1572-1573
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 SA: 19.
Holding institution(s)
Name Stadsarchief Dordrecht
Settlement Dordrecht, Zuid-Holland, NL
Website
Additional remarks
  • Kohl, W; Persoons, E; Weiler, A.G., Monasticon Windeshemense III: Niederlande (Brussel 1980), 615-621
  • Schoengen, M., Monasticon Batavum I: De Franciscaansche orden (Amsterdam 1941), 62
  • Schoengen, M., Monasticon Batavum II De Augustijnsche orden, benevens de broeders en zusters van het gemeene leven (Amsterdam 1941), 59
  • Verhoeven, G., De kloosters, in: Herwaarden, J. van; Boer, D. de; Kan, F. van, Geschiedenis van Dordrecht tot 1572 (Hilversum 1996), 321-352, 343-346
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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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