Summary Page:  Former House

Name: Lieu-Dieu-en-Jard, B.M.V.

Circary at the Time: Normannia Borealis

Years of Activity: <1180-1733

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Monasticon Praemonstratense (III, 23)

Approximate modern location: County of Jard, Cant. Talmont, Dep. de la Vendée, France.

Elm-Number [See below]: 213*

Other Comments: This abbey was founded by a donation from Richard the Lion Heart.

* 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.