Fontaine Saint Léger - Bessines sur Gartempe - France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
N 46° 06.648 E 001° 22.134
31T E 373953 N 5107650
Quick Description: La bonne fontaine saint léger réputée pour procurer de beaux enfants. The good fountain Saint Léger renowned for providing beautiful children.
Location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Date Posted: 9/25/2018 12:16:25 PM
Waymark Code: WMZ808
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Clan Riffster
Views: 2

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"L’eau sourd au ras du sol dans un bassin de pierre monolithe. Le débit n’est pas très abondant, mais la fontaine ne tarit jamais et son eau est pourvue de propriétés thérapeutiques. Dans le temps, les jeunes femmes allaient y faire des ablutions à certaines lunes pour s’assurer de mettre au monde de beaux enfants.
Pour s’y rendre à pied, prendre le " Chemin du vieux pont ", faire 150 m. la fontaine se trouve à droite en retrait en bas des escaliers."

"The water dips to the ground in a basin of monolithic stone.The flow is not very abundant, but the fountain never dry and its water is provided with therapeutic properties.In time, young women would go there ablutions on certain moons to make sure to give birth to beautiful children.
To get there on foot, take the "Chemin du vieux pont", 150 m. the fountain is on the right back down the stairs. "
Public or Private Land?: Public

Public Land Fees?: Free

Private Land access?: Not listed

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