Auchy
Community ID
 
1511
 
Town
 
Auchy-les-Hesdin
 
Diocese
 
Arras
 
Region
 
6M
 
Corporate Status
 
Abbey
 
Date Founded
 
700 (circa). Refounded: circa 1079.
 
Date Terminated
 
880 (circa)
 
Foundation Information
 

The house was founded by local lords for their daughter, the first abbess. The refoundation on the site of the long-vanished community, sponsored by the bishop of Therouanne, was for male religious only

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
700
 
Date Finished
 
880
 
Length
 
369