Summary Page:  Former House

Name: Blanchland, B.M.V.

Circary at the Time: Anglia Borealis

Years of Activity: 1165-1539

Gallery:  Click Here

Map:  Click Here (Source:  © MapQuest

Monasticon Praemonstratense (II, 41)

Approximate modern location: Nine miles southeast of Hexham, Northumbria - west of Newcastle-on-Tyne.  

Elm-Number [See below]: 17*

Other Comments: The church remains as an Anglican church, and virtually the entire village is the converted remains of the cloister, gatehouse, and other buildings.  

* 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.