Mainister Buite
Community ID
 
1153
 
Alternate Names
 
Monasterboice / Mainister Buittí / Mainister Buti / Mainister Búithe
 
Region
 
Louth
 
Modern Location
 
near Drogheda
 
Corporate Status
 
Abbey
 
Date Founded
 
525 (circa -- needs verification)
 
Foundation Information
 

St. Buide (d. 521-3)

 
Manuscript Sources
 

TCD ms 1292 (formerly H 1,18),74.

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

double monastery; men's and women's buildings widely separated

 
Contributors
 
R. Eickwort
 
Date Started
 
525
 
Length
 
347