Summary Page: Former House
Name: Aland, B.M.V.
Circary at the Time: Frisia
Years of Activity: 1240-1560/72
Here (Source: © MapQuest http://www.mapquest.com)
Monasticon Praemonstratense (II, 175)
Approximate modern location: Near Wirdum northeast of Emden in eastern Frisia, Germany.
Elm-Number [See below]: 52*
Other Comments: Nothing remains of the former monastery, but at its location is a farm with the name "Kloster Aland".
* 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.