Summary Page: Former House
Name: Balna Insula, B.M.V.
Circary at the Time: Frisia
Years of Activity: 1270/90 - ?
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Monasticon Praemonstratense (II, 180)
Approximate modern location: Unknown.
Elm-Number [See below]: None.*
Other Comments: Although this appears in two authoritative lists of houses, no trace of this institution has been found. Possibly a house on the island of Borkum, but no firm evidence.
* 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.