Château de La Brigue

La Brigue, France

Château de La Brigue was built by the Ventimiglia family between 1376-1379. In 1543 small bastions were added to the main building. An earthquake partially destroyed the castle in 1546, but it was used to resist a Genoese attack in 1625. The castle was set on fire by the French troops during the French revolution in 1794 and since it has been lying in ruins.

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Founded: 1376-1379
Category: Castles and fortifications in France

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serge Griffon (5 months ago)
Medieval castle. In a typical and friendly village
emile dumez (3 years ago)
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Bruno Conti Rossini (3 years ago)
a parte la posizione suggestiva, le rovine non sono accessibili e quindi non c'é granché da vedere. Comunque il luogo é suggestivo e val bene una passeggiata.
Bruno Conti Rossini (3 years ago)
apart from the suggestive position, the ruins are not accessible and therefore there is not much to see. However, the place is suggestive and well worth a walk.
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