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Brittany 2003

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Locronan medieval village

 

 

The main square in Locronan is crowded even in the late afternoon of a weekday.

 

photos taken 22 August 2003

 

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From the car parks a steady stream of visitors move towards the village, past  a wide variety of retail opportunities!

 

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The buildings of Locronan are principally from the 16th and 17th centuries.

 

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The church is freshly-cleaned and gleams against the dull grey stone of the village.

 

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A view of the main square ...

 

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... and another.

 

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An attractive side street; the figures displayed to the left are religious subject, with the carver performing his craft  in the street.

 

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