photo: Olbertz; from Wikipwedia de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kloster_Herchen (24.11.2014)

                                      

                                                                       

                            name

Herchen

                    latin name

 

Herchen, Herchingen

[Hergingin, Herghyngen]

                    founded in

 

1248 (between: 17th October 1247

and 19th June 1249)

                inhabited by

nuns

             primary abbey

              mother abbey

         daughter abbeys

                 dissolved in

 

 

1803, incorporated into Merten

(Augustinian nuns) between 1582

and 1st July 1624

                        to visit

ruins (masonry as a part of a building)

                    address 1

 

 

 

Katholisches Pfarramt St. Peter Herchen

Höher Land 8

D-51570 Windeck-Herchen

Germany

                      phone 1

+49 (0) 2243 2262

                   address 2

 

 

Gemeinde Windeck

51570 Windeck

Germany

                      phone 2

+49 (0) 2243 6010

                             fax

                          email

                       internet