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Regroupant près de 200 cartes postales anciennes, Chambéry d’antan offre aux Chambériens de redécouvrir leur cité il y a plus d’un siècle. L’ouvrage s’articule autour de cinq chapitres géographiques : Les boulevards, des éléphants à Sasson ; Le château, coeur de la ville ancienne ; Autour de la cathédrale ; Le quartier du palais de justice et du Verney ; Les quartiers périphériques. Une dernière partie est consacrée au quotidien et à l’art de vivre des Chambériens au début du siècle dernier. L’ensemble de l’iconographie est issu du fonds d’Agnès et Claude Tilly, les marchands les plus importants de la région.
For the sportscar endurance race, see 24 Hours of Le Mans. Its inhabitants are called Manceaux and Mancelles. Since 1923, the city has hosted the internationally famous 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance sports car race. First mentioned by Claudius Ptolemy, the Roman city Vindinium was the capital of the Aulerci, a sub tribe of the Aedui. As the use of the French language replaced late Vulgar Latin in the area, Cenomanus, with dissimilation, became known as Celmans.
Cel- was taken to be a form of the French word for « this » and « that », and was replaced by le, which means « the ». Gregory of Tours mentions a Frankish sub-king Rigomer, who was killed by King Clovis I in his campaign to unite the Frankish territories. As the principal city of Maine, Le Mans was the stage for struggles in the eleventh century between the counts of Anjou and the dukes of Normandy. Soon after Le Mans was liberated by the U.
You can help by adding to it. Cathédrale St-Julien, dedicated to St Julian of Le Mans, who is honoured as the city’s first bishop. Remnants of a Roman wall are visible in the old town and Roman baths are located by the river. Part of the former Cistercian abbey de l’Epau, founded by Queen Berengaria and currently maintained in extensive grounds by the Département de la Sarthe.
Musée de la reine Bérengère, a museum of Le Mans history located in a gothic manor house. Effigy of Berengaria of Navarre in the chapter house of Épau abbey. Le Mans has an oceanic climate influenced by the mild Atlantic air travelling inland. Summers are warm and occasionally hot, whereas winters are mild and cloudy. Precipitation is relatively uniform and moderate year round. The Gare du Mans is the main railway station of Le Mans. It takes 1 hour to reach Paris from Le Mans by TGV high speed train.