Denain
Community ID
 
1711
 
Town
 
Denain
 
Diocese
 
Cambrai
 
Region
 
6M
 
Corporate Status
 
Abbey
 
Date Founded
 
764. Refounded c. 1029.
 
Date Terminated
 
900-999 (10th century)?
 
Foundation Information
 

An early medieval double house under an abbess, restored in the 11th century for women alone at the behest of the bishop of Cambrai, the abbot of St-Vaast, and the count of Flanders

 
Secondary Sources
  
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
764
 
Date Finished
 
900
 
Length
 
310