Summary Page: Former House
Name: Lauffen, St. Johannes Bapt.
Circary at the Time: Suevia
Years of Activity: Saec. 10, 1476 - 1521
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Monasticon Praemonstratense (I, 74)
Approximate modern location: In Württemberg, southwest of Heilbronn, on the banks of Neckar river, now called Lauffen am Neckar.
Elm-Number [See below]: None*
Other Comments: Parthenon, founded at Adelberg, to which the sisters were transferred in 1476. It was suppressed in 1553. See Monasticon Praemonstratense (above) for detail.
* 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, Kirchenfuerst, Wienand Verlag, Koeln, 1984, page 284-285.