Petegem
Community ID
 
1989
 
Town
 
Petegem-aan-de-Leie
 
Diocese
 
Tournai
 
Region
 
Flanders (East)
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Date Founded
 
1137 at Tronchiennes. Refounded: 1148 at Petegem.
 
Religious Order
 
Norbertine
 
Foundation Information
 

The Premonstratensian double house of Tronchiennes, founded in 1137, moved it sisters to Petegem in about 1148

 
Dependency Of
 

Tronchiennes

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1137
 
Length
 
294