I.e., to Mount Edward (see O13n1).

The fact that the girls' visit and Mrs. Brinley's return are mentioned in virtually the same breath, suggests that the news of the latter's return may have come to Colin Grove from Mount Edward--an idea consistent with the notion that Mrs. Brinley lives at Mount Edward along with the Allens.

In visiting Mrs. Allen, Eliza is visiting her father's sister and the mother of her cousin Eliza Allen (see S26n4 ).