S. Caterina
Community ID
 
713
 
Town
 
Savigliano
 
Diocese
 
Torino
 
Region
 
Piedmont
 
Date Founded
 
1342
 
Date Terminated
 
1596 (October 17) -- see "Incorporated By," below.
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine (until 16th c.)
 
Incorporated By
 

United with a Dominican monastery in 1596.

 
Visitations
 

Reports of the monastery after the unification were generally disparaging.

 
State Of Medieval Structure
 

A new monastery was built in 1623.

 
Published Primary Sources
 

__Regola e constituzioni delle monache benedettine del monastero di S. Caterina di Savigliena.__ Torino: Stamperia Avondo, 1789.

 
Secondary Sources
 

Penco, G. "L'Edizione della Regola per le benedettine di Savigliano." In __Rivista Storicha__ 28 A (1978) pp. 402-411.

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1342
 
Date Finished
 
1596
 
Length
 
522