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Le calvaire de Messan

An original obelisk-shaped Calvary ... It was erected in 1847, nine years after that of the Place de la Concorde in Paris. We can see places for three statues: Saint-Vierge, Saint-Joseph and Saint-Martin.

Address : Messan
44640 ROUANS

Presentation of: Le calvaire de Messan

Site theme
Parish cross and enclosure

Other: Patrimoine religieux

Abbaye Royale


The abbey was founded in 682 AD on a limestone islet. Following the Concordat of 1516, it became a royal abbey.