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Description - Parish

St. Nicolaaskerk (Oude Kerk) in Zoetermeer, Zuid-Holland, NL

MeMO institution ID and name
MeMO institution ID 838
Name (Dutch) St. Nicolaaskerk (Oude Kerk)
Name (English) St Nicholas's Church (Old Church)
Patron saint(s)
  • Nicholas
Additional remarks
Location (according to current geography)
Province Zuid-Holland, NL - Netherlands
Settlement Zoetermeer
Coordinates 94/452A
Diocese before 1559 Utrecht
Diocese after 1559 Utrecht
Parish Zoetermeer
Date of foundation <1296
Founder(s) or main benefactor(s)
Right of collation
Phases in the institutional history
Date of reformation (or dissolution) 1573
Additional remarks
Extant memorial objects and/or texts concerning memoria
Memorial objects
Text carriers
  • 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), 280
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Building history

General date of construction <1500
Church or chapel(s)
Name Zoetermeer, Oude Kerk
Date of foundation <1296
Date of consecration
Short history of the building stages <1500: The oldest part of the tower dates from the fifteenth century. 1642: Construction of the upper part of the tower. 1787: Rebuilding of the church by the architect Jan Giudici. 1970: Restauration by Piet van de Sterre.
Additional remarks
Burial ground
Location
Date of consecration
Date of clearance
Extant building remnants Tower
Demolition 1787
Additional remarks
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