Summary Page:  Former House

Name: Pleineselve, S. Mary Magdalene

Circary at the Time: Gasconia

Years of Activity: ca. 1150-1407, (-1790)

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Map:  Click Here (Source:  © MapQuest

Monasticon Praemonstratense (III, 192)

Approximate modern location: Pleine-selve, on the pilgrimage road to S. Diego Compostella, in the County of St. Ciers-sur-Gironde, Arr. de Blaye, Dep. de la Gironde.

Elm-Number [See below]: 219*

Other Comments: The monastery has now disappeared, but the Abbey Church survives as a 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.