In 1793, Luçon, temporary chief town of the Vendée was led by republican troups.
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It extends from the cathedral to the hospital. Aristocrats, craftsmen lived there in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries.
Classified as a historical monument in 1928, the Bessay castle is now a private property open to the public.
At the end of the 19th century, the owner of the Caves mill also extracted sand from the Yon River.
Built in the first half of the 15th century, this house was classed as a historical monument for its oak framework in perfect cond
The water tower, demanded by the President of the Council Georges Clemenceau, dates back to 1914 and was classified as a historic
Mill tower in limestone. It dates back to the second half of the 19th century. It has a chesnut tree wood roof.
We can trace back their existence to 1779. They were destroyed and rebuilt many times between 1867 and 1920.
Lock built in the second half of the 17th century on the old Varenne canal.