Dundrennan, Abbey of
Dundrennan, Abbey of
In Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland; a Cistercian house founded in 1142 by King David I and Fergus Lord of Galloway for monks brought from Rievaulx in Yorkshire

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  • Abbey of Dundrennan —     Abbey of Dundrennan     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Abbey of Dundrennan     In Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland; a Cistercian house founded in 1142 by King David I and Fergus Lord of Galloway for monks brought from Rievaulx in Yorkshire. The name… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Dundrennan Abbey — Monastery information Order Cistercian Established 1142 Disestablished …   Wikipedia

  • Dundrennan Abbey — Zisterzienserabtei Dundrennan Lage: Vereinigtes Königreich Schottland Ordnungsnummer (nach Janauschek): 172 Patrozinium: Gründungsjahr: 1142 Jahr der Auflösung/ Aufhebung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dundrennan — (Gaelic: Dun Droighnein) is a village in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, about five miles east of Kirkcudbright. Its population is around 230. It is most notable for the ruins of Dundrennan Abbey, a 12th century Cistercian monastery. The weapons …   Wikipedia

  • Dundrennan —    DUNDRENNAN, a village, in the parish of Rerwick, stewartry of Kirkcudbright, 4 miles (E. S. E.) from Kirkcudbright; containing 202 inhabitants. This place, which is situated in a beautiful valley, about a mile and a half from the north western …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • List of religious houses in Scotland — is a link page to any abbey, priory, friary or other religious house in Scotland. Contents 1 Abbreviations and Key 2 Aberdeen 3 Aberdeenshire 4 …   Wikipedia

  • Kloster Dundrennan — Zisterzienserabtei Dundrennan Kloster Dundrennan Lage Vereinigtes Konigreich …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Abbot of Dundrennan — Effigy of an early thirteenth century abbot of Dundrennan. The Abbot of Dundrennan was the head of the Cistercian monastic community of Dundrennan Abbey, Galloway. It was founded by Fergus of Galloway in 1142. Dundrennan was a large and powerful… …   Wikipedia

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