Belfry said the clock tower, French Heritage monument to Bourdeaux

Belfry built in the 15th century. Mention of the clock in 1560. Repairs to roof in 1663. The building served as prison for soldiers of the Rastky company in 1740 that have registered on the wall with the tip of a knife: Hugon and... dragons in prizon for tizon shots given to their host 1740. Repair of the mechanics of the clock by the Cinco brothers in 1752. New dial clock in 1832. Current mechanism installed in 1953.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Belfry said the clock tower
Crédit photo : (Belfry said the clock tower, bourdeaux)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Belfry said the clock tower, Belfry built in the 15th century. Mention of the clock in 1560. Repairs to roof in 1663. The building served as prison for soldiers of the Rastky company in (...) Belfry said the clock tower, French Heritage monument to Bourdeaux bourdeaux, drome

Location and general information

  • identifier : 37755
  • item : beffroi dit tour de l' horloge
  • Location of the building :
    • Rhône-Alpes
    • Drôme
    • Bourdeaux
  • Address : la Viale
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 26056
  • Zip code of the municipality : 26460
  • Order in the communal list : 2
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : belfry
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : restored

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • The building dates mainly from the period : 15th century
  • Investigation : 1996
  • Date taken into account : 1997/06/10

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 5 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • ashlar
    • stone
    • sandstone
    • ragstone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 4 different types :
    • pavilion roof
    • pinion discovered
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is hollow tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 3-storey square
  • Stairs :
    • A staircase has been cataloged in this monument is of type : scale
  • Decoration of the building :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • The only information on the typology 'bell tower'
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'regular square plan'

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Remarkable elements : élévation
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use : This building has been used in different ways over time. We know 2 successive uses. :
    • prison
    • public clock

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : public property
  • Author of the survey MH : Bénetière Marie-Hélène
  • Mérimée reference : IA26000019

The complete official record is available at service régional de l'inventaire Rhône-AlpesLe Grenier d'Abondance - 6, Quai Saint Vincent - 69001 Lyon - 04.72.00.43.70

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