Summary Page: Former House
Name: Wadgassen, B.M.V.
Circary at the Time: Vadegotia
Years of Activity: 1135-1792
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Monasticon Praemonstratense (I, 116)
Approximate modern location: Southeast of Saarlouis, and northwest of Saarbrücken, Just northwest of Völklingen, Saarland, Germany.
Elm-Number [See below]: 267*
Other Comments: One of the greatest German abbeys. Head of this Circary. Today, all that remains has been converted to buildings in a ceramics factory.
* 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.