photo: Bianca A. Duchek

                           

                  name

Byland

           latin name

Bellalanda

           founded in

1134

         inhabited by

monks

    cistercian since

1177

             closed in

1539

     primary abbey

Clairvaux

      mother abbey

Furness

  daughter abbeys

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