Mazerolles

The Flour mill of Mazerolles (extracted the book illstre Volume 1 (2011) Jean-Luc Herpin
Stories of the bread, the furnaces and the mills of Poitou-Charente, the High Pyrenees and the World

The flour mill of Mazerolles was edifiee in 1865 on the basis of mill old. The old bridge or was wounds John Chandos disappeared in XVIe century. It east replaces by a vat then by a suspended bridge in 1833 and the current bridge in 1870. Another bridge for the railway line Poitiers-Limoges was built in 1866. And the same year, Alexandre-Philippe Escouault builds the hydraulic flour mill which functioned until 1968. The lock and the imposing building which dominates Vienna always exist and are in the course of installation.

The threshold bars Vienna, with the site or was to exist an old bridge or a guet. It is on Right Bank, just downstream from the threshold which was concealed the Constable De Chandos, chief of the English armies, on December 31, 1369, whereas it defended the bridge against the troops of Jean Kerouet, abbot of Savin Saint, and whereas he was administrator of the town of Poitiers, after the defeat of Jean the Good. A first monument existed a few years ago still, Right Bank, at the place supposes or the Constable was wounds.

A first water payment of the mill was writes on October 5, 1965. The water payment was revises in 1870, following differences constatees compared to that in origin. A second water payment, always into force was established by order of the prefect on August 2, 1870 and stipulates that the level of legal water upper pond is of 3m53 below a granitic block of rock, locates near the house of Mr Etienne Bernard.

In 1901, the driving force was of 42cv, utilisee for the operation of the mill. The flour mill has cease its production of flour suitable for making bread in 1965 and continued an activity of trade of animal feeds until in the years 1970.

In 1980, a promoter had projete of team the site of a KAPLAN turbine has propellers has variable blades, absorbent 30m3/s and actuating a generator JEUMONT SCHEREIDER of a total power of 499KW.

This project which did not succeed yet watch opportunity of equipping the site to produce electrical energy and this, without production of gas has greenhouse effects, nor of nuclear waste

Description

mazerolles, French city Department of vienne with 25 historical sites listed or simply studied for their remarkable character.
Our database currently includes 25 elements for heritage mazerolles. You will find the menu and footer links leading you on the description sheets.

There are 24 localities (Place called, location known as) in Mazerolles : la tuilerie ; le logis ; la grange ; villeneuve ; les logettes ; le pont ; la grand maison ; les petiots ; chanteloup ; les essarts ; la conterie ; mazerolles ; la dorliere ; l aubergere ; le moulin de loubressac ; belleveaux ; chenest ; fonliasmes ; fontrape ; johanisberg ; la chaffauderie ; la greffere ; le bergault ; loubressac.

listeds buildings (classified and protected) in Mazerolles

Monuments in Mazerolles, Mazerolles has 2 buildings protected. Include :

  1. Dolmen de Loubressac official reference : PA00105525 ;
  2. Eglise official reference : PA00105526
Please note this list is likely to evolve, the data presented are from 2013.

Places of Culture

Museum mazerolles, mazerolles has 1 Museum :

  • Musée de Préhistoire Raymond Touchard (La Sabline 86320 lussac-les-chateaux)
    Ouvert de janvier à mars, d'octobre à décembre le mercredi et samedi de 10h à 12h et de 14h à 17h, d'avril à juin et septembre mercredi et samedi de 10h à 12h et de 14h à 17h et jeudi, vendredi et dimanche de 14h à 17h, en juillet-août du mardi au dimanch
    closed : 1er janvier, 1er Mai, 8 Mai, 1er novembre, 11 novembre et 25 décembre.

Statistics for Mazerolles

Town or city :
Postcode of city : 86320
Insee code : 86153
Longitude : 0.731229
Latitude : 46.381704
Total population : 772 people
place called : 24
path : 2
dead : 6
place : 1
route : 5
st : 19

Sepulchral monument, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 19
Bred by the English in the 14th century, in memory of Constable John Chandos, died at the battle of the bridge of Lussac December 31, 1369. The sarcophagus (...) Sepulchral monument, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Moulin de Loubressac, the Machado, or de la Seigne, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 28
« Moulin de Loubressac, the Machado, or de la Seigne » is a construction of the city of Mazerolles (France, Vienne). Moulin de Loubressac, the Machado, or de la Seigne, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Farm, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 9
« Farm » is a construction of the city of Mazerolles (France, Vienne). Farm, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Church, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 8
« Church » is a construction of the city of Mazerolles (France, Vienne). Church, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Dolmen of Loubressac, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 7
« Dolmen of Loubressac » is a construction of the city of Mazerolles (France, Vienne). Dolmen of Loubressac, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Dolmen, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 6
« Dolmen » is a construction of the city of Mazerolles (France, Vienne). Dolmen, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Cross Cemetery, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 4
« Cross Cemetery » is a construction of the city of Mazerolles (France, Vienne). Cross Cemetery, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Tilery, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 27
« Tilery » is a construction of the city of Mazerolles (France, Vienne). Tilery, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Priory Saint Sylvain, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 26
Mentioned in 1232, it depended on the Abbey of Airvault; become a parish church, and then attended the parish of Mazerolles in 1696; place of pilgrimage until (...) Priory Saint Sylvain, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Priory Saint Romain, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 25
677 A cella was attached to Lewis, this building must come the stone carved in reinvestment in the wall of the apse; current church of the 11th century; (...) Priory Saint Romain, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Stone of the dead, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 24
« Stone of the dead » is a construction of the city of Mazerolles (France, Vienne). Stone of the dead, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Wheat, called flour mill of the bridge mill, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 23
Workshop manufacture, building of water and industrial shops coated rubble, elevation span, 3 storey square and packed in addition, covered with a roof long (...) Wheat, called flour mill of the bridge mill, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Mill, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 22
« Mill » is a construction of the city of Mazerolles (France, Vienne). Mill, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

War memorial, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 21
« War memorial » is a construction of the city of Mazerolles (France, Vienne). War memorial, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles

Sepulchral monument, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles 20
« Sepulchral monument » is a construction of the city of Mazerolles (France, Vienne). Sepulchral monument, French Heritage monument to Mazerolles