S. Barbara
Community ID
 
2454
 
Alternate Names
 
beslaten cloester sunte Barbara bynnen der stat Berck; Berg
 
Town
 
Berg
 
Diocese
 
Cologne
 
Dedication
 
S. Barbara
 
Date Founded
 
1450 or earlier?
 
Religious Order
 
Cistercian
 
Rule
 
Benedictine
 
Foundation Information
 

More research is necessary about the foundation of this Cistercian convent.

 
Manuscript Sources
 

The Landesbibliothek in Düsseldorf containes a copy of the sermons of Bernard of Clareveaux from the convent, written by Hilkmann Kiesendael ci. 1478, # B. 208.
The Bibliotheque nationale et Universitaire in Strassburg contains a history of the Cistercian order from the convent, also written by Hilliken Kiesendaels, # 2930, Mss. dat. Fr. 5, 437.

 
Secondary Sources
 

Handschriftenerbe des Deutschen Mittelalters
WILLEMSEN, Heinrich. Studien zur Niederrheinischen Geschichte (Dusseldorf, 1906), 25-31.

 
Admin. Notes
 

More research necessary

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Date Started
 
1450
 
Length
 
651