S. Maria a Castelvecchio di Figline
Community ID
 
59
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Maria di Figline
 
Town
 
Fiesole
 
Diocese
 
Fiesole
 
Region
 
Tuscany
 
Medieval Location
 
Castel Vecchio di Figline , on hill above countryside
 
Modern Location
 
Figline
 
Corporate Status
 
Abbey
 
Dedication
 
Saint Mary
 
Date Founded
 
1107 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
1167
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine (Valombrosian as of 1160)
 
Foundation Information
 

Ubaldino of Figline

 
Population Counts
 

7 in 1160

 
Dependency Of
 

In 1159, Orlandino made it a dependency of the male monastery of S. Michele.

 
Patrons/Benefactors
 

Orlandino, son of Ubaldino of Figline

 
Early Documents
 

[1] Sept. 21, 1107; [2] 1143: Monastery taken under the protection of teh bishop

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
1107
 
Date Finished
 
1167
 
Length
 
402