11 juin 2007

The abbey of Aiguebelle

The abbey of Aiguebelle The abbey Notre-Dame d' Aiguebelle is a French Cistercian abbey located on the current communes of Montjoyer and Réauville in the department of Drome. One preserves, engraved on a rectangular stone of limestone, the text of foundation of the abbey of Aiguebelle. Thanks to it, we know the name of the giver, Gontard Loup, lord of Rochefort in Valdaine but also of the founder abbey, Champagne Morimond, fourth girl of Cîteaux. Aiguebelle was founded the VI of the calends of July 1137, in... [Lire la suite]
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