Wayside cross, French Heritage monument to Ile aux moines

A cross which would be dated 1613 and 1618. Today illegible date

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

wayside cross
Crédit photo : (wayside cross, ile aux moines)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

wayside cross, « wayside cross » is a construction of the city of Ile aux moines (France, Morbihan). Wayside cross, French Heritage monument to Ile aux moines ile aux moines, morbihan

Location and general information

  • identifier : 89686
  • item : croix de chemin
  • Location of the building :
    • Bretagne
    • Morbihan
    • Ile-aux-Moines
  • Address : rue de l'Eglise
  • Place name : Locmiquel
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 56087
  • Zip code of the municipality : 56780
  • Order in the communal list : 2
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • Wayside Cross
    • cross
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 17th century
    • 1st quarter 17th century
  • Investigation : 1976
  • Date taken into account : 1997/01/28

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • ashlar
    • stone
    • granite
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation :
    • the only ornament listed is 'crucifix'
  • Dimensions : 317 h ; 134 l ; 51 la
  • Typology :
    • The only information on the typology 'rectangular cross monolith'
  • 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 :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : public property
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • dufief moirez denise
    • boucher jean pierre
    • Toscer Catherine
  • Mérimée reference : IA56000097

The complete official record is available at service régional de l'inventaire BretagneHôtel de Blossac - 6, rue du Chapitre 35044 Rennes Cedex - 02.99.29.67.67

Contributions documentaries made by visitors

Photo de Manuel Bazaille est l'image principale de cette notice.

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Description of this building by Manuel Bazaille :

La croix de Locmiquel, sur l'île aux moines, date de 1613.

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