The Château of Le Chatelier ~ a view before renovation

Here’s a great aerial shot of the village of Le Chatelier in the South Touraine. Interestingly it was taken before the Château of Le Chatelier was renovated and it was used as a working farm. Striking points include: the overgrown moat, the sheaves of straw left out to dry, trees and hedgerows that have been grubed up to enlarge fields, lack of TV aerials, etc. Now, what I want to know is, ‘Who’s the man leaving the Protestant Grange’?

For a more recent aerial photo of Le Chatelier just click here.

Le Chatelier and its château, c1960s

About Jim McNeill

I am a blogger on 'The Social History of the Touraine region of France (37)' and also 'The Colonial History of Pennsylvania and the life & Family of William Penn'. I am a Director of Fresh Ground Group Ltd.
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