Tusschenbeek
Community ID
 
2112
 
Alternate Names
 
Serskamp
 
Town
 
Schellebelle
 
Diocese
 
Cambrai
 
Region
 
Flanders (East)
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Date Founded
 
1147-1148 at Serskamp. Refounded: 1256 at Tusschenbeek.
 
Religious Order
 
Norbertine
 
Foundation Information
 

A colony of Premonstratensian sisters from Peteghem first settled at Serskamp, then moved in 1256 to Tusschenbeek after an invasion of reptiles made their house uninhabitable

 
Dependency Of
 

Peteghem

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1147
 
Length
 
367