Ladent Tower

General Resnier (1728-1811) leapt off the Tour Ladent in 1806, sporting a pair of wings. Alas, the valliant general crashed to the ground and broke his leg, after which there was no more talk of equipping soldiers in the imperial army with his invention.

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Rond-point de la Colonne, 16000 Angoulême

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