|... map of Le Vey and Le Haut-du-Vey|
in 'la Suisse Normande / Swiss Normandy'
source: infoboard ...
|... romanesque church Saint-Laurent (12th century),|
very much reshaped in the 18th century
|... church window (18th century) ...|
|... vintage stone cider press through used to crush cider apples,|
the rotating stone wheel was drawn round by a horse ...
|... view on the 'Rochers de la Houle' and the 'Pain de Sucre/Sugar Loaf' ...|
|... Le Moulin du Vey/ Vey watermill is a grist mill, active until |
the First World War, along the banks of the Orne,
and has been restored to a charming hotel ...
|... the bridge 'Le Pont du Vey' (1866) accross the river Orne ...|
|... the 'Rochers de la Houle' (224 m), the 'Pain de Sucre' (171 m), |
and the river Orne, as seen fom the bridge ...
|... vintage direction sign to 'the Viaduct' ...|
|... a walk to 'la Croix de la Faverie / Faverie Cross' ...|
|... view from 'the Faverie Cross' on the 'Rochers des Parcs' rocks and |
the Lande viaduct (1866) over the Orne River, built by Mr. Verjat.
The Caen-Laval railway line is abandoned in the late 1970s ...
|Ulex Europaeus ...|
(EN also NL-FR-DE)
EN: Common Gorse - NL: gaspeldoorn
FR: ajonc d'Europe - DE: Gaspeldorn, Stechginster