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Name: Averbode, B.M.V. and S Joann. Bapt.
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Monasticon Praemonstratense (II, 270)
Elm Number [See Below]: 118
A13 (E313) Antwerp-Aachen, exit 23: Geel-West;
A2 Leuven-Lummen-Aachen, exit 23: Tielt-Winge or exit 25: Halen
Founded in 1134, and after the French disturbances, restored in 1834. A daughter house of St. Michael's in Antwerp. Site of the Order's major Publishing House, and location of the Order's major scholarly / spiritual journal, Analecta Praemonstratensia.
* 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.