Photographer's Note

October 15, 2008
La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite 120204 12100
Aveyron Midi-Pyrénées
44.125 3.223 420 m

Church of Saint-Véran. Church Notre-Dame des Treilles of Romanesque style of XIIe century.
Its bell-tower is massive. It presents an apse in half dome.

church and cemetery
Church, November 23, 2008

This church is at the entry of the village of Saint-Véran which dominates it, which is him even dominated by the castle which belonged to the family of the Marquis Louis Joseph of MONTCALM, Lord of Saint-Véran born on February 28, 1712 with the castle of Candiac close to Nimes, and died in the combat on September 14, 1759 in front of town of Quebec in Canada.

La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite is a french commune, located in the department of Aveyron of the Midi-Pyrenees area, populated of 172 Margueritois in 1999, divided on 50 km², that is to say 3 hab./km².

The commune include 3 villages: La Roque, in the valley of Dourbie river; Saint-Véran, cradle of the family of Montcalm, on the buttresses of Causse Noir and Pierrefiche on Causse of Larzac.

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