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Octroi de la Forteresse (Chinon, Centre, France)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LeBourguignon
N 47° 10.145 E 000° 14.344
31T E 290767 N 5227652
Quick Description: [FR] Maison de l'octroi située à Chinon. [EN] Toll house located in Chinon.
Location: Centre-Val-de-Loire, France
Date Posted: 12/10/2017 11:30:56 AM
Waymark Code: WMX81R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
Views: 4

Long Description:
[FR] Maison de l'octroi située à l'entrée de la Forteresse de Chinon.
La maison de l'octroi percevait les droit(s) d'octroi ou octroi - taxe que certaines municipalités, pour subvenir aux dépenses communales (jusqu'en 1948), étaient autorisées à établir et percevoir sur certaines marchandises de consommation locale à leur entrée dans la ville.
On peut voir une autre maison de l'octroi plus grande à l'entrée est de la ville.
[EN] Toll house at the entrance to Chinon Fortress.
The house of the grant collected the right (s) of grant or tax grant that some municipalities, to meet the communal expenses (until 1948), were authorized to establish and collect on certain goods of local consumption at their entry in the city.
You can see another larger grant house at the east entrance of the city.
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