Summary Page: Former House
Name: Altenberg an der Lahn, B.M.V and Saints Nicholas and Michael
Circary at the Time: Westfalia
Years of Activity: 1179 - 1802
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Monasticon Praemonstratense (I, 148)
Approximate modern location: In Solms-Oberbiel, west of Wetzlar in Hessen, on the north bank of the River Lahn.
Elm-Number [See below]: None.
Other Comments: A prominent Parthenon. The third Superior here was Blessed Gertrude, daughter of Saint Elizabeth, who now rests at this location.
* This listing (and the numbers, with a few adjustments after 1995) is based on the map contained in Kaspar Elm's Norbert von Xanten: Adliger, Ordensstifter, Kirchenfürst, Wienand Verlag, Köln, 1984, page 328-329.