Spinning of silk elder Nougarède, French Heritage monument to Roquedur

Approximately 8 m 30 workshop on the floor
* half retained Southeast main elevation, 3 bays arc full-handlebar on 6 existing originally, wider than 3 m with cornice transoms forming consisting of 3 rows of thin bricks
* on the ground floor vaulted cradle segmental arch glasses
* roof long pans
* at the northeastern end building of boiler with shed roof overlooking a tank powered by the roof and a channel from the Coste Creek
* surface built in m2: 200 spinning silk of François Casimir elder Nougarède attested in 1832, date of activity of a semi-cylindrical Roussy (of Vigan) copper heated boiler, first to wood and coal of le Vigan. Spinning before 1860 and declared demolished in 1869. Only la magnanerie continues until 1945. Remain that a part of the walls, especially East half of elevation principale.1832: 16 basins, 26 before 1839, 40 in 1844. June 1851: authorization to François Nougarède for a cylindrical boiler to hemispheric Fund 3, 16 m³. Do remain that a part of the walls, especially the half is the principal elevation facing the Valley. The southern part was destroyed recently by security measure

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

spinning of silk elder Nougarède

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 46199
  • item : filature de soie Nougarède aîné
  • Location of the building :
    • Languedoc-Roussillon
    • Roquedur
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 30220
  • Zip code of the municipality : 30440
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : spinning
  • State : The building had 2 different states :
    • remains
    • threatened

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 19th century
    • First half 19th century
  • Year : 1832
  • Investigation : 1984
  • Date taken into account : 1995/12/22

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 2 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • brick
    • stone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 3 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • shed
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is hollow tile
  • Other about the composition roofs : 2 modes of coverage are listed
    • segmental barrel vault
    • wood frame apparent
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 1 floor square
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • The only information on the typology 'semicircular arc'
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas : 4 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • tank
    • workshop
    • manufacturing workshop
    • shelter
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other :
    • other Information : private property
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Merian G.
    • Smith Paul
    • Wienin Michel
  • Mérimée reference : IA00128518

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