Castagniers Abbey
Castagniers Abbey (French: Abbaye Notre-Dame de la Paix de Castagniers) is a Cistercian nunnery, in Castagniers, 12 km from Nice in the Alpes-Maritimes departement in southwestern France.In 1865, ...
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Syningthwaite Priory
Syningthwaite Priory was a priory in West Yorkshire, England.
Syningthwaite is the site of theCistercian convent of St Mary, founded c1160 by Bertram Haget and suppressed in 1535, having been heav...
Santa María la Real de las Huelgas (Valladolid)
The Monastery of Santa María la Real de las Huelgas is one of the original monasteries of Cistercian nuns in Spain. It is located within the city of Valladolid in the Duero region.
The early histo...
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Cookhill Priory
Cookhill Priory was a Cistercian nunnery in Worcestershire, England. It was founded by Isabel de Mauduit in 1260.It is now a Grade II* listed building.
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Sewardsley Priory
Sewardsley Priory was a Priory occupied by Cistercian nuns in Showsley near Towcester, South Northamptonshire, England.
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Vårfruberga Abbey
Vårfruberga Abbey (Swedish: Vårfruberga kloster), previously Fogdö Abbey (Fogdö kloster) was a Cistercian nunnery from the 12th century until 1527, situated 1 mile north-west of Strängnäs on the F...
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Nonneseter Abbey, Bergen
Nonneseter Abbey (Nonneseter kloster) was a nunnery in Bergen, Norway. A small part of the former abbey church remains in use as a chapel, the Nonneseter kapell ("Nonneseter Chapel").
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Tart Abbey
Tart Abbey, also Le Tart Abbey, was the first nunnery of the Cistercian movement. It was located in the present commune of Tart-l'Abbaye in Burgundy (Côte-d'Or), near Genlis, on the banks of the River...
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Marienfeld Abbey (Austria)
Marienfeld Abbey is a Cistercian nunnery in Marienfeld, Wullersdorf, eight kilometres north of Hollabrunn. It was founded by Hans Hermann Groër as a sister house of Mariastern Abbey. Its construction ...
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Gudhem Abbey
Gudhem Abbey, Swedish Gudhems kloster, in operation from 1152 to 1529, was a nunnery in Sweden, initially Benedictine and later Cistercian. It was located in Gudhem outside Falköping in the Falbygden ...
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Thicket Priory
Thicket Priory is a religious house in the civil parish of Thorganby, North Yorkshire, England, located about 7 miles (11.3 km) south east of York. It lies in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Middl...
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Priory of Douglas
The former Priory of Douglas was a Cistercian monastery of nuns on the Isle of Man, apparently founded in the reign of Rǫgnvaldr Guðrøðarson, King of the Isles.
The priory appears to have been fou...
Tarrant Abbey
Tarrant Abbey was an abbey in Tarrant Crawford, Dorset, England.
The abbey was founded in the 12th century by Ralph de Kahaines (of nearby Tarrant Keyneston) as a Cistercian nunnery, later suppose...
Port-Royal Abbey, Paris
Port-Royal Abbey was an abbey in Paris that was a stronghold of Jansenism. It was first built in 1626 to relieve pressure of numbers on the mother house at Port-Royal-des-Champs. Famous people who sta...
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Wintney Priory
Wintney Priory was a priory of Cistercian nuns in Hartley Wintney, Hampshire, England.
The priory was founded in the twelfth century, dedicated to the Blessed Virgin and St. Mary Magdalene. There ...
Port-Royal-des-Champs Abbey
2°0′58″E / 48.74417°N 2.01611°E / 48.74417; 2.01611Port-Royal-des-Champs was an abbey of Cistercian nuns in Magny-les-Hameaux, in the Vallée de Chevreuse southwest of Paris th...
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Saint-Antoine-des-Champs
Saint-Antoine-des-Champs Abbey was a convent in the 12th arrondissement of Paris. The faubourg Saint-Antoine developed around it. It later became the hôpital Saint-Antoine.
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Vreta Abbey
Vreta Abbey, Swedish Vreta Kloster, in operation from the beginning of the 12th century to 1582, was the first nunnery in Sweden, initially Benedictine and later Cistercian, and one of the oldest in S...
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Kirklees Priory
Kirklees Priory was a Cistercian nunnery whose site is in the present-day Kirklees Park, Clifton near Brighouse, West Yorkshire, England. It was originally in the ancient ecclesiastical parish of Dews...
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Abbaye-aux-Bois
Abbaye-aux-Bois (French: "Abbey of the Woods") was a Bernardine convent in Paris, with buildings at 16 rue de Sèvres and at 11 rue de la Chaise in the 7th arrondissement. The buildings used by the con...
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Abbey of Santa María la Real de Las Huelgas
The Abbey of Santa María la Real de Las Huelgas is a monastery of Cistercian nuns located approximately 1.5 km west of the city of Burgos in Spain. The word huelgas, which usually refers to "lab...
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