Château de Gavray Ruins

Gavray, France

Château de Gavray was the castle of local Dukes, built in the 11th century. It was first time mentioned in 1091 and in 1123 some enhancements (probably a tower) was done. The castle was besieged and conquered in the Hundred Years War'. In the 17th century it was lost is purpose and demolished. Today ruins remain on the site.

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Founded: 11th century
Category: Ruins in France
Historical period: Birth of Capetian dynasty (France)

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Laurence Glatini (2 years ago)
Très joli lieu
Coco T. (2 years ago)
Des ruines de château qui se mérite, ça grimpe, encore et encore
marivoet kevin (2 years ago)
Pas grand chose à visiter mais une belle vue s'offre à vous
FTobias Leon (3 years ago)
Love the view from the top. Beautiful, good walk around the ruins. Worth a look!
tibo **** (3 years ago)
Endroit propre et calme ... lieux chargé d'histoire... offre une magnifique vue .. idéal pour les balade en famille
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