Found project: Abbaye de Cluny


    Project : Abbaye de Cluny

    Language variant : Abbey of Cluny

    Architect : William the Pious (founder)

    Completion: 12th c.

    Locality : Cluny

    Country : France

    Building style : Romanesque

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    Description :

    In 1806, Napoleon I, who relied heavily upon horses to conduct his empire’s battle campaigns, ordered the creation of 30 breeding farms across the nation, including the centre at Cluny. The Cluny National Stud centre is situated alongside the Cluny Abbey.

    http://www.burgundyeye.com/attractions/haras-national-de-cluny/ (April 26, 2011).

    http://www.burgundyeye.com/attractions/cluny-and-cluny-abbey-a-users-guide/ (April 26, 2011).

    Ed. Katriina Puputti



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