Summary Page:  Former House

Name: San Juan-de-la-Pena, Decollatio S. Joann. Bapt.

Circary at the Time: Hispania

Years of Activity: 1162 - ?

Gallery: (none)

Map:  Click Here (Source:  © MapQuest

Monasticon Praemonstratense (III, 285)

Approximate modern location: Hermitage on the seashore, next to the village of Baquino (Basque:  Bakio) near Bilbao, Prov. de Vizcaya, Spain.  

Elm-Number [See Below]: None.*  

Other Comments: For a short while, a hermitage.  Apparently an abortive and ultimately unsuccessful foundation. 

* 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.