Summary Page: Former House
Name: Hermannstadt / Nagyszeben
Circary at the Time: Hungaria
Years of Activity: saec. 13 - 1241 (?)
Map: Click Here (Source: © MapQuest http://www.mapquest.com)
Monasticon Praemonstratense: (I, 441)
Approximate modern location: Near the city of Sibiu (Romanian) or Nagyszeben (Hungarian) in the Transylvanian region of Romania.
Elm-Number [See below]: None.*
Other Comments: A parthenon founded in this area probably by immigrants from Saxony or Westphalia. It was probably destroyed by the Mongol invasion of Hungary in 1241.
* 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.