Summary Page: Former House
Name: Veßra, St. Joannes Evan.
Circary at the Time: Ilfeldia
Years of Activity: 1131/35-1573
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Monasticon Praemonstratense (I, 138)
Approximate modern location: Southeast of Themar, Meiningen. The village is called Kloster Vessra today, and it is northeast of Trostadt, another village of interest to our Order.
Elm-Number [See below]: 260*
Other Comments: A celebrated abbey which is now an open air museum.
* 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.