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Description - Parish

St. Barbarakerk in Nijeveen, Drenthe, NL

MeMO institution ID and name
MeMO institution ID 74
Name (Dutch) St. Barbarakerk
Name (English) St Barbara's Church
Patron saint(s)
  • Barbara
Additional remarks
Location (according to current geography)
Province Drenthe, NL - Netherlands
Settlement Nijeveen
Coordinates 208/528D
Diocese before 1559 Utrecht
Diocese after 1559 Groningen
Parish Nijeveen
Date of foundation 1477
Founder(s) or main benefactor(s)
Right of collation
Phases in the institutional history Separated from St Clement's Church (Havelte) in 1477.
Date of reformation (or dissolution) 1598
Additional remarks
Extant memorial objects and/or texts concerning memoria
Memorial objects
Text carriers
  • Donselaar, H. van , Inventaris van de archieven der Nederlands Hervormde kerk te Nijeveen (Assen 1955)
  • 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), 505
  • Karstkarel, Peter, Alle middeleeuwse kerken. Van Harlingen tot Wilhelmshaven (Leeuwarden 2007), 627
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Building history

General date of construction 1400-1500
Church or chapel(s)
Name Nijeveen, St Barbara's Church
Date of foundation 1477
Date of consecration
Short history of the building stages 1477: Construction of the church shortly after 1477 (nave, choir and tower). 1627- 1683: Renovation. 1976: Restoration.
Additional remarks Part of the inventory is a pulpit (1744), a church organ ( 1846) and an altar stone (ca. 1480)
Burial ground
Location
Date of consecration
Date of clearance
Extant building remnants
Demolition
Additional remarks
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