Summary Page:  Former House

Name:  Marienthal, B.M.V.

Circary at the Time: Vadegotia

Years of Activity: 1144-1553

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Monasticon Praemonstratense (I, 108)

Approximate modern location: The village of Marienthal lies about eight km east of Rockenhausen, by mount Donnersberg, Rheinland-Pfalz.    

Elm-Number [See below]: None*

Other Comments:    Parthenon (linked to Munsterdreisen).  Damaged heavily in 1525, suppressed 1553.  Church burned in 1843 but the original window tracery along with capitals and other stonework can be found in the present-day protestant parish church. 

* 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.