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Description - Parish

Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk in Oudenhoorn, Zuid-Holland, NL

MeMO institution ID and name
MeMO institution ID 237
Name (Dutch) Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk
Name (English) Our Lady's Church
Patron saint(s)
  • Our Lady
Additional remarks
Location (according to current geography)
Province Zuid-Holland, NL - Netherlands
Settlement Oudenhoorn
Coordinates 73/427A
Diocese before 1559 Utrecht
Diocese after 1559 Utrecht
Parish Oudenhoorn
Date of foundation ca.1375
Founder(s) or main benefactor(s)
Right of collation
Phases in the institutional history
Date of reformation (or dissolution)
Additional remarks
Extant memorial objects and/or texts concerning memoria
Memorial objects
Text carriers
  • Don, P., De Nederlandse Monumenten van Geschiedenis en Kunst. VII: Provincie Zuidholland: Voorne-Putten (Zwolle and Zeist 1992), 221-225
  • Joosting & Muller Hzn., J.G.C.& S., Bronnen voor de geschiedenis der kerkelijke rechtspraak in het bisdom Utrecht in de Middeleeuwen. I: S. Muller Hzn, De indeeling van het bisdom (The Hague 1915), 228

Building history

General date of construction
Church or chapel(s)
Name Oudenhoorn, Our Lady's Church
Date of foundation 1350-1375
Date of consecration
Short history of the building stages The present church is the nave of the original parish church, which dated from the third quarter of the fourteenth century. The church burnt down in 1916 and was restored in 1920/1.
Additional remarks
Burial ground
Date of consecration
Date of clearance
Extant building remnants
Additional remarks
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