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Pierre Chaude ~ the dolmen of Le Chatelier in the South Touraine


On the road to Neuilly-le-Brignon, about 5-600 meters from Chatelier and in a field just off to the left there was once found a huge rock. This rock became known as the prehistoric site “Pierre Chaude”, a Dolmen ~ a … Continue reading

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‘Le champ des livres’ ~ Pre-history talks and events in the Touraine


“Le champ des livre”  is a local association linked with or perhaps run by Friends of the Museum of Pre-History at Le Grand Pressigny in the South Touraine. They have a blog website http://prehistoirenomade.blogspot.com/ and it is worth clicking on … Continue reading

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Flint Museum at Le Grand-Pressigny, Touraine


This magnificent and newly revamped museum of prehistory at Le Grand-Pressigny re-opened in September 2009. It covers human history in the surrounding district from the Middle Paleolithic until the decline in importance of flint in favor of bronze. The museum … Continue reading

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