S. Marta extra muros
Community ID
 
690
 
Town
 
Novara
 
Diocese
 
Novara
 
Region
 
Piedmont
 
Medieval Location
 
on Agogna, outside the city walls, on the "regia strada" from Novara to Vercelli
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Date Founded
 
1102 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
1511 (see "Incorporated By," below)
 
Religious Order
 
Augustinian
 
Incorporated By
 

S. Maria Della Grazie of Novara in 1511

 
Early Documents
 

July 25, 1268: Prior Manfredo, with the consent of 16 brothers received 5 lire from Gerardo di Monticello.

 
Secondary Sources
 

[1] Cognasso, F. "Novara nella sua storia" in __Novara ed il suo territorio.__ Novara: 1952. p. 254.

[2] Viglio, A. "Nota storica interno al monastero di S. Marta" in __Balletino Storico per la provincia di Novara__ XXI (1927), pp. 46-48.

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

Mixed male/female house?

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1102
 
Date Finished
 
1511
 
Length
 
612