Calvary, French Heritage monument to Melrand

Monolith Calvary on stone plinth. The keg is chamfered while the brace is of round section. The latter is a Christ on the cross very long between the Virgin and Saint John on consoles. The plight of Keravalo is built in the 17th century and then reassembled on a new base in 1800, together with PIER BELEC registration date.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Calvary

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Calvary, Monolith Calvary on stone plinth. The keg is chamfered while the brace is of round section. The latter is a Christ on the cross very long between the Virgin (...) Calvary, French Heritage monument to Melrand melrand, morbihan

Location and general information

  • identifier : 90439
  • item : Calvaire
  • Location of the building :
    • Bretagne
    • Morbihan
    • Melrand
  • Place name : Keravalo
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 56128
  • Zip code of the municipality : 56310
  • Order in the communal list : 2
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : calvary
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 3 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 17th century
    • 19th century
    • 1st quarter 19th century
  • Year : 1800
  • Investigation : 2002
  • Date taken into account : 2006/08/23

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 'calvary'
  • Typology : The typology consists of 2 elements
    • on base.
    • Calvary monolith
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Interest of the building : Le relief de ce calvaire est très fruste et peu détaillé, le Christ très long en comparaison de la Vierge et de saint Jean.
  • 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
  • Involved in the work : Belec Pier (commanditaire)
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Tanguy Judith
    • Toscer Catherine
  • Mérimée reference : IA56000812

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