11 juin 2007

The prieurale's church of Champdieu

The name of Champdieu evolved/moved with the wire of the ages. One quotes initially Candicus (Roman chief), then with the XI ème century the village names Candiaco. In XIIIème century Chandiaco then Chandieu comes and to finish in XVIème century it becomes Champdieu.Champdieu above all was built around its priory. The traces of life are however even older in this commune: one found some vestiges of the Neolithic era and others of the Roman empire. But it is Xème century which marks especially the constitution of the ... [Lire la suite]
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