Circary at the Time: Frisia
Years of Activity: saec. 13
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Monasticon Praemonstratense: (II, 240)
Approximate modern location: Netherlands, northeast of Groningen, west of Appingedam and Loppersum, south of Garsthuizen-Startenhuizen and north of Stedum.
Elm-Number [See below]: None.*
Other Comments: Location of a school, parish and office for the abbey of Wittewierum. It is possible that a House of Formation also existed here as well.
* 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.