Coyroux
Community ID
 
1706
 
Town
 
Aubazines
 
Diocese
 
Tulle
 
Region
 
6J
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Date Founded
 
1142
 
Religious Order
 
Cistercian
 
Foundation Information
 

This house was founded by St. Stephen of Obazine near his monastery for men. In 1147 the nuns were apparently incorporated or at least began to adopt Cistercian practices along with the monks from Obazine.

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1142
 
Length
 
385