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Description - Parish

St. Bartholome├╝skerk in Altforst, Gelderland, NL

MeMO institution ID and name
MeMO institution ID 439
Name (Dutch) St. Bartholome├╝skerk
Name (English) St Bartholomew's Church
Patron saint(s)
  • Bartholomew
Additional remarks
Location (according to current geography)
Province Gelderland, NL - Netherlands
Settlement Altforst
Coordinates 167/429D
Diocese before 1559 Cologne
Diocese after 1559 Roermond
Parish Altforst
Date of foundation 1250-1300
Founder(s) or main benefactor(s)
Right of collation The provost of St Victor's Collegiate Church (Xanten) alternating with the duke of Gueldres.
Phases in the institutional history
Date of reformation (or dissolution)
Additional remarks
Extant memorial objects and/or texts concerning memoria
Memorial objects
Text carriers
  • Beekman, A.A.; Veen, J.S. van, Geschiedkundige atlas van Nederland. De kerkelijke indeeling omstreeks 1550 tevens kloosterkaart III. De bisdommen Munster, Keulen en Luik; het bisdom Doornik (The Hague 1923), 15
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Building history

General date of construction
Church or chapel(s)
Name Altforst, St Bartholomew's Church
Date of foundation 1250-1300
Date of consecration
Short history of the building stages The current church was constructed in 1824 as a substitute for the original parish church, some parts of which still remain.
Additional remarks
Burial ground
Location
Date of consecration
Date of clearance
Extant building remnants
Demolition
Additional remarks
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