Besselich
Community ID
 
2457
 
Town
 
near Vallendar
 
Diocese
 
Trier
 
Modern Location
 
in the district of Trier-Saarburg
 
Dedication
 
Blessed Virgin Mary; S. Aegidius, S. Peter and S. Paul
 
Date Founded
 
1153-1163
 
Date Terminated
 
1620
 
Religious Order
 
Premonstratensian
 
Foundation Information
 

More information about the foundation of this community of female Premonstratensians is necessary.

 
Manuscript Sources
 

Staatsbibliothek Preu├čischer Kulturbesitz in former West Berlin contains the manuscript of Lapidarius, #Germ. 2o1335, c. 1454. The city library in Trier contains a manuscript of the legends of John the Baptist, #1181/492, written circa 1452.

 
Secondary Sources
  
Manuscripts Produced
 

The Staatsbibliothek Preu├čischer Kulturbesitz in former West Berlin contains a manuscript with the incipit, Lapidarius, circa 1454/57, written by Anth. Muller and belonging to the convent. The city library in Trier also contains a copy of the legend of John the Baptist, circa 1452, from the convent.

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Date Started
 
1153
 
Date Finished
 
1620
 
Length
 
508