Summary Page: Former House
Name: Ebstorf, St. Mauritius (?)
Circary at the Time: Saxonia
Years of Activity: 1147-1197
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Monasticon Praemonstratense (no citation)
Approximate modern location: In the town of Ebstorf, south of Hamburg.
Elm-Number [See below]: None.*
Other Comments: Parthenon of norbertine sisters, though perhaps before 1150, there may have been a double-cloister here. The men's portion went to Ratzeburg to the Cathedral Community. After 1197, the sisters affiliated themselves with the Benedictine Order..
* 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.