Eewen
Community ID
 
2093
 
Town
 
Broechem
 
Diocese
 
Cambrai
 
Region
 
Antwerp
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Date Founded
 
1130 (circa) at Tongerloo. Refounded: 1156-1167 at Eewen.
 
Date Terminated
 
1299 or earlier (late 13th century)
 
Religious Order
 
Norbertine
 
Foundation Information
 

The Premonstratensian double house of Tongerloo, founded about 1130, moved its sisters to Eewen between 1156 and 1167

 
Dependency Of
 

Tongerloo

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1130
 
Date Finished
 
1299
 
Length
 
294