Remnants of Blanchland Abbey

  • Description

    "The village owes its original existence to the foundation of the abbey in 1165. Blanchland means the 'white lands' - almost certainly a reference to the white habits of the Premonstratensian canons of the old Blanchland Abbey. To the rear of the photo is part of the Grade I listed abbey church." Photo by Pauline E, 2014.
  • Owner

    Pauline E
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/4094933
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Pat Thomson
    Last modified: 1 year, 11 months ago
    Viewed: 125 times
    Picture Taken: 2014-07-26
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