Rue Pierre Feutren
(église Notre Dame de Bonne Nouvelle)
Saints Brieuc et Maudez
Saints Brioc and Maudez
Two stone statues on the front façade of the church, inscribed:
St. MAUDEZ -
(5th or 6th century), said to be from Ireland (
St. BRIEUC -
Saint Brieuc / Saint Brioc
(early 6th century), Welshman who became the first Abbot of Saint-Brieuc in Brittany; one of the seven founder saints of Brittany (
The church is built in 1914 by the architect Le Guerrannic.
Do you know who the sculptor is? please let us know.
Sources & Information
Brioc (Brieuc), St.
Location N 48°46'50" W 3°2'59"
; Photograph: 27 May 2012
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