Name unknown (Beguine community)
Community ID
 
2535
 
Town
 
Hamburg
 
Diocese
 
Hamburg-Bremen
 
Modern Location
 
Hamburg
 
Foundation Information
 

Further information about the foundation of this community of Beguines is necessary.

 
Manuscript Sources
 

Several manuscripts from this community of Beguines survive. The State and University Library of Hamburg preserves the following manuscripts: #Conv. 8o1, Geist. Betracht., (15th c.), owned by Greteke Wegener; #Conv. 8o2-8o4, Liber precum, (15th c.), owned by Margrete Gotkens, Agnes Rygemeyger, Geske Meyers, Arnt Brun, and Anke Petersen, respectively; #Conv. 8o5, Gesit. Erbauungen, (15th c.), owned by Gretken Wegheners; #Conv. 8o6-8o9, Liber precum, (15th c.); #Conv. 4o10, story of S. Birgitta (low German), (15th c.); #Conv. 4o11-4o12, Liber precum, (15th c.); #Conv. 4o13, Passio Christi (15th c.); #Conv.2o14, Perikopen (1434), written by Leo de Ratingen; #Conv. 2o15, Varia (15th c.).

 
Secondary Sources
  
Manuscripts Produced
 

The women of this community possessed several Liber precum, several of which survive. The library in Hamburg preserves 9 from this community, three of which indicate their owners. Other works are spiritual in nature, such as "Geistliche Betrachtungen," "Geistliche Erbauungen," the story of S. Birgitta, and a "Passio Christi".

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Contributors Notes
 

Further research on this community is necessary.

 
Length
 
909