Summary Page: Former House
Name: San Juan-de-la-Pena, Decollatio S. Joann. Bapt.
Circary at the Time: Hispania
Years of Activity: 1162 - ?
Map: Click Here (Source: © MapQuest http://www.mapquest.com)
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.