Zwijveke
Community ID
 
2193
 
Town
 
Dendermonde/Termond
 
Diocese
 
Cambrai
 
Region
 
Flanders (East)
 
Corporate Status
 
Abbey
 
Date Founded
 
1223 or earlier
 
Religious Order
 
Cistercian
 
Foundation Information
 

Founder Mathilda of Dendermonde

 
Incorporated Communities
 

May have temporarily accepted some Briggitines from Syon in 1539. Needs verification.

 
Published Primary Sources
  
Secondary Sources
 

Gallia christiana, vol. 5, p. 224; Monasticon belge, vol. 7, pp. 473-483

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1223
 
Length
 
265