Alost
Community ID
 
1485
 
Alternate Names
 
Forest
 
Town
 
Aalst
 
Diocese
 
Cambrai
 
Region
 
Brabant
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Date Founded
 
1096
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by the knight Gilbert of Alost as he left on crusade for his mother Odila and sister Lutgarde

 
First Members
 

See Foundation Information

 
Dependency Of
 

Afflighem

 
Published Primary Sources
 

E. de Marneffe, Cartulaire d'Affligem

 
Secondary Sources
 

Monasticon belge, vol. 4, pp. 189-217

 
Contributors
 
Bruce L. Venarde
 
Date Started
 
1096
 
Length
 
246