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Chapels and shrines

Churches and Sanctuaries  -  Saint-Vincent

THE SHRINE OF GRUN
Situated in the heart of the hill of Saint-Vincent.
The building of the shrine is owing to an idea conceived around 1720 by the priest Pierre Bréan, who was already the deput…

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Cillian Chapel

Churches and Sanctuaries  -  Saint-Vincent

LOCATION: built in the heart of the village, on land where an old, public press once stood.

HISTORY: completed in 1954, this family chapel dedicated to the Holy Innocents was built by the coupl…

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Feilley Chapel

Churches and Sanctuaries  -  Saint-Vincent

HISTORY: the chapel located in the village of Feilley was erected by Philibert Clappey who, in a deed from 1645, undertook the provision of the funds necessary for its construction. The temple, built…

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Grun Sanctuary

Churches and Sanctuaries  -  Saint-Vincent

LOCATION: in the centre and almost at the heart of the Saint-Vincent hillside.

HISTORY: the construction of the sanctuary came from an idea around 1720 by the priest Pierre Bréan, who was vic…

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Lenty Chapel

Churches and Sanctuaries  -  Saint-Vincent

LOCATION: on the western edge of the district, the chapel appears to be looking at Col de Joux.

HISTORY: desired by the inhabitants of Lenty in 1644. They decided to call it after the Visitatio…

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Moron Church

Churches and Sanctuaries  -  Saint-Vincent

Situated in the town of Moron, on the Saint-Vincent hillside.
Its current structure, with a large circular apse, dates back to the XV century, when important changes were made to a probable…

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Parish church of San Vincenzo

Churches and Sanctuaries  -  Saint-Vincent

Built by the Benedictines in the XI century in Romanesque style, the church was subject to multiple architectures one over the another, but also some significant modern restoration (1968 – 1972)....

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Perrière Chapel

Churches and Sanctuaries  -  Saint-Vincent

HISTORY: dedicated to St. James the Great whose feast day is the 25th of July, this chapel dates back to the XVI century. Due to its position outside the village and water infiltration, it has always…

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Pracourt Chapel

Churches and Sanctuaries  -  Saint-Vincent

LOCATION: on a rocky peak a short distance from the Roman bridge.

HISTORY: originally an oratory erected by the noble Mistralis family. In 1609 François Mistralis extended the oratory and built…

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Salirod Chapel

Churches and Sanctuaries  -  Saint-Vincent

LOCATION: it is located in the heart of the old village of Salirod, on the Saint-Vincent hillside.

HISTORY: the foundation of the chapel, desired by the local population, dates back to 1774…

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