S. Maria Cantofiume
Community ID
 
443
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Maria inside Isola / S. Giovanni Calibita / S. Maria iuxta flumen / S. Maria de flumine
 
Town
 
Rome
 
Diocese
 
S. Maria
 
Region
 
LZ
 
Medieval Location
 
in the town, inside Tiberina island, near the male monastery of S. Giovanni di Dio
 
Modern Location
 
Rome
 
Dedication
 
Virgin Mary / John the Baptist/ S. Giovanni Calibita ( church acquired 1381 then dedicated to both Johns)
 
Date Founded
 
1300 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
1573 -- property given to male monastery
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine
 
Congregation
 
Santuccie
 
Foundation Information
 

Uncertain, except that a group of Santucce nuns arrived around 1300.

 
Patrons/Benefactors
 

Pope Urban VI (V?) donated the church facing the community, suppressing the order of canons that had been there (see "early documents")

 
Early Documents
 

[1] November 15, 1366: papal bull of donation, Urban V; [2] November 17, 1382: papal bull

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1300
 
Date Finished
 
1573
 
Length
 
558