Byloque
Community ID
 
1771
 
Town
 
Ghent
 
Diocese
 
Tournai
 
Region
 
Flanders (East)
 
Corporate Status
 
Abbey
 
Date Founded
 
1215
 
Religious Order
 
Cistercian
 
Foundation Information
 

A hospital on this site since ca.1200 was tranformed into a Cistercian abbey in 1215 at the behest of Countess Jeanne of Flanders

 
Secondary Sources
  
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1215
 
Length
 
264