Glenluce Abbey


Glenluce Abbey

Infobox monastery
name= Glenluce Abbey


order= Cistercian
founder= Lochlann, Lord of Galloway
established= 1192
mother= Dundrennan Abbey
disestablished= 1602
diocese= Diocese of Galloway
churches= Glenluce
people=

Glenluce Abbey, near to Glenluce, Scotland, was a Cistercian monastery founded around 1190 by Lochlann, Lord of Galloway. Following the Scottish Reformation in 1560, the abbey fell into disuse.

External links

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* [http://www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk/glenluce/glenluceabbey/ Glenluce Abbey] on [http://www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk/ www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk]
* [http://www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk/glenluce/glenluceabbey/images/glenlucex-450.jpgAbbey Ruins]
* [http://www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk/glenluce/glenluceabbey/images/cloister.jpgRuined Abbey Church]
* [http://freespace.virgin.net/ernest.wilson/2004_dscf0068a_glenluce%20abbey.jpgAbbey Portal]

ee also

* Abbot of Glenluce, for a list of abbots and commendators


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