Summary Page: Former House
Name: Camerota, S. Peter
Circary at the Time: Tuscia et Calabria / Romana
Years of Activity: 1194-saec. 15
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Monasticon Praemonstratense (I, 383)
Approximate modern location: By the village of Licusati, one hour distant from the city of Camerota, Salerno Prov., Italy
Elm-Number [See below]: 365*
Other Comments: A very ancient Abbatial site, probably inhabited as early as the 4th century by monks from Greece. Today the canonry is largely a cemetery, and the Abbey Church is in ruins.
* 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.