Porte Sauvigny

Preceded by a postern and decorated with the arms of the town, the Sauvigny Gate once marked the main entrance to the precinct of Bourg-Notre-Dame (the most populated district of the town). It owes its name to tax collector Jean de Sauvigny, who had it built in 1417.

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