Benediktbeuren
Community ID
 
2809
 
Alternate Names
 
Benedictbeurn, Mon. St. Benedicti, Benedictenpewren, Benedictobura, Mon. St. Benedicti in Betern
 
Town
 
Augsburg
 
Diocese
 
Augsburg
 
Region
 
Schwaben
 
Medieval Location
 
Germany, Oberbayern
 
Corporate Status
 
Double monastery
 
Dedication
 
S. Benedict, S. Jacob
 
Date Founded
 
740
 
Date Terminated
 
1803
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine
 
Rule
 
Benedictine (presumably)
 
Congregation
 
Schaffhausen
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by the nuns of St. Georgen am Langsee, reformed in 1133.

 
Contributors
 
Alison Beach