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Description - Monastery

Kruisheren in 's-Hertogenbosch, Noord-Brabant, NL

MeMO institution ID and name
MeMO institution ID 388
Name (Dutch) Kruisheren
Name (English) Monastery of Crutched Friars
Patron saint(s)
  • Catherine of Alexandria
Additional remarks
Location (according to current geography)
Province Noord-Brabant, NL - Netherlands
Settlement 's-Hertogenbosch
Coordinates 149/411
Diocese before 1559 Liege
Diocese after 1559 's-Hertogenbosch
Parish 's-Hertogenbosch
Date of foundation 1467-1468
Founder(s) or main benefactor(s)
Religious order
Type of religious order Crutched Friars
Associated with
Type of institution men
Mother house
Name of the mother house
Phases in the institutional history 1467/1468: Part of the Beghards leave their convent (founded 1309) and adopt the status of Crutched Friars. 1629: Expelled (relocation Schijndel). 1638: Expelled (relocation Uden; castle Vorstenburg). 1711: new monastery near Our Lady's Chapel.
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 extant manuscripts and printed books
Storage in one place
Short description of the material Manuscript (Stooker and Verbeij): 626
Holding institution(s)
Name Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België / Bibliothèque Royale de Belgique
Settlement Brussels, Brussels hoofdstedelijk gewest, BE
Website
Additional remarks
  • Bosch, P. van den, Studiën over de observantie der kruisbroeders in de vijftiende eeuw (Diest 1968), 110-111
  • Drunen, Ad van, ‘Een speurtocht naar middeleeuwse Bossche kloosters’ , in: Ackermans, M., en Th. Hoogbergen eds., Kloosters en religieus leven. Historie met toekomst ('s-Hertogenbosch 2002), 56-75
  • Hoekx, J.A.M., De Bossche kloosters tot aan de inname van de stad in 1629, Bossche bouwstenen 6 (1983), 12-35, 22-24
  • Kuijer, P.Th.J., s-Hertogenbosch, stad in het hertogdom Brabant, ca. 1185-1629 (Zwolle 2000), 179
  • Schoengen, M., Monasticon Batavum I: De Franciscaansche orden (Amsterdam 1941), 110; Number 7
  • Schoengen, M., Monasticon Batavum II De Augustijnsche orden, benevens de broeders en zusters van het gemeene leven (Amsterdam 1941), 92
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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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