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Description - Parish

St. Odulphuskerk in Yerseke, Zeeland, NL

MeMO institution ID and name
MeMO institution ID 275
Name (Dutch) St. Odulphuskerk
Name (English) St Odulf's Church
Patron saint(s)
  • Odulf
Additional remarks
Location (according to current geography)
Province Zeeland, NL - Netherlands
Settlement Yerseke
Coordinates 62/390B
Diocese before 1559 Utrecht
Diocese after 1559 Middelburg
Parish Yerseke
Date of foundation <1233
Founder(s) or main benefactor(s)
Right of collation Oudmunster alias St Saviour's Collegiate Church (Utrecht)
Phases in the institutional history The churches that belonged to the St Saviour's collegiate church are mentioned for the first time in 1233. It is likely that this church was founded in the twelfth century.
Date of reformation (or dissolution)
Additional remarks
Extant memorial objects and/or texts concerning memoria
Memorial objects
Text carriers
  • Dekker, C., Zuid-Beveland. De historische geografie en de instellingen van een Zeeuws eiland in de Middeleeuwen (Krabbendijke 1982), 346-347, 356-360
  • 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), 154
  • Lepoeter, G.J., De Sint-Odulphuskerk te Yerseke, Bulletin Stichting Oude Zeeuwse Kerken 41 (1998), 3-11, 3-11
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Building history

General date of construction 1450-1475
Church or chapel(s)
Name Yerseke, St Odulphus's Church
Date of foundation
Date of consecration
Short history of the building stages 1470: The thirteenth century church was replaced by a new one in 1470 (choir, transept, sacristy). 1532: The nave burned down. 1603: Restorations of the choir and transept. 1821: Demolition of original tower. 1948: Rebuilding without tower after war damage. 1967-1977: Restoration.
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Burial ground
Location
Date of consecration
Date of clearance
Extant building remnants
Demolition
Additional remarks
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