Strune
Community ID
 
1346
 
Town
 
Cologne
 
Diocese
 
Cologne
 
Medieval Location
 
in the Stolkgasse
 
Date Founded
 
1283
 
Foundation Information
 

This beguine-convent was founded by Gottfried of Lechenich. This foundation really only formally confirmed a group of beguines living together. This group of women had arisen around his two sisters.

 
Published Primary Sources
 

Stein, F. M., ed. "Einige Bemerkungen zu J. Asens 'Die Geginen in Koeln,'" AHVN 178 (1976): 167-177.

 
Secondary Sources
  
Admin. Notes
 

needs more research

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Date Started
 
1283
 
Length
 
348