Summary Page: Former House
Name: Gerlachsheim, Sta. Crux and B.M.V.
Circary at the Time: Ilfeldia
Years of Activity: 1197/1209 - 1562; 1717 - 1803
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Monasticon Praemonstratense (I, 125)
Approximate modern location: Near Tauberbischofsheim, Baden.
Elm-Number [See Below]: During its first iteration, a Parthenon. Between 1562 and 1717 attached to the Diocese of Württemberg. Restored as a Canonry in 1717. A huge building program modernized the entire house in 1721. Suppressed in 1803, and sold by civilian authority in 1838. Its Abbey Church is now a parish church.
Other Comments: None.
* 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.