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  St. Brieuc - Ökumenisches Heiligenlexikon
Authorities differ as to date of St. Brieuc's death, but it was probably in 502, or in the early years of the sixth century.
Baring-Gould says that St. Brieuc is represented as "treading on a dragon", or else "with a column of fire" as seen at his ordination.
The festival of St. Brieuc is celebrated on 1st May, but, since 1804, the feast is transferred to the second Sunday after Easter.
www.heiligenlexikon.de /CatholicEncyclopedia/Brieuc.html?print   (359 words)

  
  SIMONE ARTURO SAINT-BON - LoveToKnow Article on SIMONE ARTURO SAINT-BON   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
ST CATHARINES, a city of Ontario, Canada, and the capital of Lincoln county, on the Welland Canal and the Grand Trunk, and St Catharines and Niagara Central railways, 35 m.
St Chamond, founded in the 7th century by St Ennemond or Chamond, archbishop of Lyons, became the chief town of the Jarret, a little principality formed by the valley of the Gier.
St Bartholomew was occupied by France in 1648 and ceded to Sweden in 1784.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /S/SA/SAINT_BON_SIMONE_ARTURO.htm   (2773 words)

  
 Saint-Brieuc
Tudgual, nephew of St. Brieuc, was appointed by the latter at the close of the fifth century, superior of the monastery of Tréguier, which he had founded.
The biography of St. Tudgual, composed after the middle of the ninth century, relates that King Childebert had him consecrated Bishop of Tréguier, but Mgr Ducheane holds that it was King Nomenoe who, in the middle of the ninth century, raised the monastery of Tréguier to the dignity of an episcopal see.
The Benedictine historian Dom Lobineau died at the Abbey of St. Jacut, 1727.
www.catholicity.com /encyclopedia/s/saint-brieuc.html   (613 words)

  
 ST BRIEUC - LoveToKnow Article on ST BRIEUC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
St Brieuc is the seat of a bishopric in the province of Rennes, and has a cathedral dating from the i3th century, but partially rebuilt in the 18th, and afterwards extensively restored.
St Brieuc owes its origin and its name to the missionary St Briocus, who came from Wales in the 5th century, and whose tomb afterwards attracted crowds of pilgrims.
In 1592 the town was pillaged by the Spaniards, in 1601 ravaged by the plague, and in 1628 surrounded by walls of which no traces remain.
53.1911encyclopedia.org /S/ST/ST_BRIEUC.htm   (348 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: St. Brieuc
Brieuc worked several miracles duly chronicled in his "Acts" (edited by F. Godefrid Herschenn), and after a short period spent with his parents, he entered on his missionary career.
Brieuc's death, but it was probably in 502, or in the early years of the sixth century.
Brieuc is represented as "treading on a dragon", or else "with a column of fire" as seen at his ordination.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/02784a.htm   (294 words)

  
 Saint-Brieuc travel guide - Wikitravel
Saint Brieuc [1] is the administrative capital of the Côtes-d'Armor departement in Brittany.
St Brieuc is on the TGV Ouest line between Paris and Brest.
St Brieuc is like a support town for the Cote du Pentievre and the Cote du Goelo that draw people from all over France and Europe.
wikitravel.org /en/Saint-Brieuc   (743 words)

  
 Brieuc - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
He was made the first bishop of the diocese now called St.
He died in his monastery at St. Brieuc-des-Vaux around 502 and was interred in his cathedral church, which was dedicated to Saint Stephen.
A portion of the relics, as well as his ring, was given back to St. Brieuc Cathedral in 1210.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Brieuc   (256 words)

  
 St. Brieuc
It is situated on a promontory between the ravines of the Gouët River and its tributary the Gouëdic, near Saint-Brieuc Bay on the English Channel.
Saint-Brieuc is named after a Welsh monk, St. Briocus, who evangelized the region in the 6th century and established an oratory there.
In 1375 the town was defended against the Duke of Brittany by Olivier de Clisson, who in 1394 attacked it himself; in both sieges the massive fortified Cathedral of Saint-Étienne (which dates from the 13th century) was much damaged.
www.indiana.edu /~iuhpfl/st__brieuc.htm   (201 words)

  
 St. Malo And St. Servan
The ancient see of St. Pierre d'Aleth had, at one time, its dignity vested in a bishop who enthroned himself in a cathedral, the remains of which exist today only as a fragment built into the fortifications.
The spire is modern, but gives a suggestion, at least, in viewing the city from a distance, of something of what a mediaeval walled seaport, with its population huddled close beneath the shadow of the church, and within the city walls, must have been like.
Most writers are pleased to refer to the confiding attitude of mine host, who conducts the principal hostelry on the Mount, and who guilelessly asks the wary traveller (ofttimes they are wary) what he has partaken of during his stay, and makes up the account accordingly.
www.oldandsold.com /articles05/cathedral44.shtml   (495 words)

  
 St. Brieuc - Catholic Online
Bishop educated by St. Germanus, in Auxerre, France.
Ordained in France, Brieuc returned to England as a missionary.
Brieuc is venerated in Cornwall, England, and is credited with stopping a plague.
www.catholic.org /saints/saint.php?saint_id=1836   (451 words)

  
 Bicycle Tour: Holland, Normandie, Bretagne
It is the most amazingly inhospitable place I know, with plastic mattresses and bedframes of the kind one finds in old hospitals, rubber wheels on the side and all.
Brieuc in the Bretagne, another trip we shortened by train after getting rained on in le Mont St. Michel.
This tour demonstrated once again that St. Brieuc is virtually unnavigable without a good compass, and I think I would still be lost there without my GPS receiver, one of its few applications on this trip.
me.in-berlin.de /~bitrot/bike_normandy.html   (1342 words)

  
 Itinerary - Brittany Sea Coast Trail France Horseback Riding Vacations
As well as oysters and mussels, which are farmed in the bay, more than 800 species of brown, red and blue algae, 90 types of molluscs and numerous species of birds have been recorded here.
A picnic is served in front of the chateau of Gilles de Bretagne, situated on the right bank of the Arguenon overlooking the estuary and St Cast peninsula.
A final picnic is planned at the beauty spot of Sainte Anne between the barrage and the historic privateer town of St Malo.
www.equestrianvacations.com /horseback_riding/brittany_itinerary.php   (1226 words)

  
 Dol-de-Bretagne (Municipality, Ille-et-Vilaine, France)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Dol was an important religious center of Britanny, being a bishopric and the place of one of the seven Breton cathedrals.
Every Breton had to do the pilgrimage of the seven cathedrals (St. Brieuc in St. Brieuc, St.Malo in St. Malo, St. Samson in Dol, St. Patern in Vannes, St. Corentin in Quimper, St. Pol-Aurélien in St. Pol-de-Léon, and St. Tugdual in Tréguier), known as the Tro-Breizh.
The one who refused to accomplish the pilgrimage during his life was sentenced to finish it after his death, by moving the length of his coffin forward every seven years.
fotw.vexillum.com /flags/fr-35-dl.html   (332 words)

  
 St-Brieuc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Motorists and cyclists, unfortunately, have little choice but to plough straight through rather than attempting to negotiate the backroads and steep hills around.
Apart from the sturdy-looking cathedral of St Stephen, the fine views of the valley from Tertre Aubé and a handful of half-timbered houses in the streets around place au Lin, there's nothing to keep you here.
Trains between Paris, Dol and Brest stop at the gare SNCF, around 1km south of the centre of St-Brieuc, and regular buses run to the nearby resorts.
france-for-visitors.com /brittany/st-brieuc.html   (303 words)

  
 St.Brieuc, , Brittany, where to go & what to do   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
A community has existed on this site since pre-Roman times but the name St Brieuc was not adopted until the latter part of the 5th century A.D. The town has a large 13th Century Cathederal;.
the Cathederal of St Etiene and a well preserved old town with a large number of architectural styles on view.
The modern town of St Brieuc hosts a large number of pardons and fairs throuhout the year and there is a market held each Saturday on the Cathederal square.
www.brittany-guide.com /places/briucpla.htm   (221 words)

  
 St Brieuc houses: Traditional house with 674m2 garden (near St Brieuc)
St Brieuc houses: Traditional house with 674m2 garden (near St Brieuc)
Traditional house with 674m2 garden (near St Brieuc)
This property is located near St Brieuc, in Côtes-d'Armor, in the Brittany region.
www.green-acres.com /en/properties/787a-2536.htm   (107 words)

  
 LAMBALLE - LoveToKnow Article on LAMBALLE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
La Noue, the famous Huguenot leader, was mortally wounded in 1591 in the siege of the castle, which was dismantled in 1626 by Richelieu.
Of the other buildings, the church of St Martin (iith, 15th and 16th centuries) is the chief.
Larnballe has an important haras (depot for stallions) and carries on.
www.87.1911encyclopedia.org /L/LA/LAMBALLE.htm   (604 words)

  
 VirtualTourist.com - eden_teuling's Bretagne Travelogue - ST. BRIEUC EN BRETAGNE EN FRANCE...
VirtualTourist.com - eden_teuling's Bretagne Travelogue - ST. BRIEUC EN BRETAGNE EN FRANCE...
THE ENTRANCE OF THE HARBOUR OF ST. BRIEUC..
This is the place where the sea enters and leaves the port of St. Brieuc in Bretagne.
members.virtualtourist.com /m/tt/2f78d   (469 words)

  
 Hotels in St Brieuc Brittany - Bretagne france - realtime online french hotel booking & reservation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
st brieuc hotels - secure online brittany hotel booking and confirmation
st brieuc hotels - brittany / bretagne france
St Brieuc hotels - brittany france hotel booking
www.hotels-france-hotel.com /brittany/hotels_st-brieuc_brittany.htm   (231 words)

  
 Sams-Army.com
Prior Clubs: St. Brieuc (FRA 2) from 7/92 to 6/95, Saarbruecken (GER 3) from 7/95 to 3/99, San Jose Earthquakes (MLS) from 3/99 to 11/01
Brose has spent 7 years in Europe with St. Brieuc of the French 2nd division and then Saarbrucken.
The author and Sam's Army® are not affiliated with USSF or any of the leagues described here.
www.sams-army.com /index.php?Mlist=player&Pid=31   (130 words)

  
 Flyaway program St Brieuc Aero Club July6   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Please find enclosed the programme that we have now received from the St Brieuc Aero Club with details for our club visit weekend July17.
On our way back to Saint Brieuc we’ll stop at VAL ANDRE, sea resort where it we’ll be possible to enjoy the beach, the sea, buy souvenirs etc...
SUNDAY : taking off after lunch at Saint Brieuc Aéroclub with members, or later as you whish and according to weather conditions.
www.guernseyaeroclub.com /stbrieuc.htm   (413 words)

  
 Saint Brieuc Map, Map of Saint Brieuc | infohub.com
Saint Brieuc Map, Map of Saint Brieuc
Here you will find a treasure of information with regard to map of Saint Brieuc as well as a wealth of information on the subject of Saint Brieuc maps.
This "maps of Saint Brieuc" page will be updated frequently, so visit early and visit often.
www.infohub.com /Maps/saint_brieuc_map_2730.html   (106 words)

  
 Car Hire St. Brieuc from IIB Autos. Cheap St. Brieuc Car Hire.
At IIB Autos we are dedicated to finding you the cheapest deal on car hire in St. Brieuc.
Our car rental team have access to rates from all the major car hire suppliers worldwide giving you the best rental car deal on the internet.
To book your car rental at St. Brieuc over the phone call
autos.iib.co.uk /car-hire/city/France/St.-Brieuc.html   (65 words)

  
 Bonsai Hotel Relais St Brieuc
BONSAI HOTEL RELAIS ST BRIEUC: Restaurant "Clos Rivallon", conference room
How to book Bonsai Hotel Relais St Brieuc or view prices
To find directions to Bonsai Hotel Relais St Brieuc please refer to the map and directions page.
www.priceline.co.uk /pcln/hotel/51584   (255 words)

  
 Accommodation in St Brieuc Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed and Breakfasts, Inns, Lodgings, Motels
Accommodation in St Brieuc Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed and Breakfasts, Inns, Lodgings, Motels
The St Brieuc Tourist Board gives comparable information to this page.
If you require more information about St Brieuc, you may be able to obtain it from the St Brieuc Tourist Board.
www.a1tourism.com /france/st-brieuc.html   (129 words)

  
 www.cyclingnews.com presents the 91st Tour de France, 2004
After a week of racing, the 2004 Tour de France still has two long, tough weeks before the final stage in Paris and today in St.Brieuc, the Tour's youth movement continued as young Italian Filippo Pozzato (Fassa Bortolo) rode a superb tactical final to win Stage 7 in grand style.
In the ding-dong battle for the Maillot Vert, Australians Stuart O'Grady (Cofidis) and Robbie McEwen (Lotto-Domo) went mano a mano across Brittany today, with McEwen besting O'Grady for the points in two out of three sprints.
But Stuey turned the tables on Robbie in the animated finale and with a difficult uphill finish in the last two kilometres, the Adelaide man got the better of the Queenslander and took the Maillot Vert back in St. Brieuc with a slim one point margin.
www.cyclingnews.com /road/2004/tour04/?id=results/stage7   (1944 words)

  
 Bed and Breakfast in France - 22. Cote d'Armor: Brittany Bed & Breakfast near St Brieuc La Ville Bertho (BB22003)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Brittany Bed & Breakfast near St Brieuc La Ville Bertho
Brittany Bed & Breakfast near St Brieuc La Ville Bertho.Bed and Breakfast accommodation near St Brieuc Brittany.
Spacious 19th century farmhouse surrounded by 3 acres of pasture land with mature oak & chestnut trees, Heated swimming pool, barbecue, boule park & swing.
www.home-based-business-opportunity-work.com /details.php?c=bandb|uk|BB22003|latest   (611 words)

  
 Saint Brieuc Society, Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
For All the Saints Hagiography of St. Brioc estimates that he died in about 510.
Catholic Encyclopedia St. Brieuc, also called Briocus, Brioc, or Bru.
Celtic monk and priest, companion of St. Iltud.
www.bpwregina.org /YnBfMjc3Nzk5.aspx   (33 words)

  
 Genealogy Data
Marriage: ABT 1847 in Treveneuc, St. Brieuc, Cotes-du-Nord, Fr Spouse:
Marriage: 24 JUN 1845 in St. Pie de Bagot, Drummondville,Que.,Can
Birth : 11 SEP 1815 St. Damase, Quebec, Canada
ourworld.compuserve.com /homepages/rdupuis/dat3.htm   (1245 words)

  
 ST BRIEUC : The Christian Saint...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Low and behold a new brass pitcher appeared from nowhere.
He went to Rome on the orders of an Angel and became a pupil of St Amongst other notable events he ensured a safe sea trip by vanquishing a sea monster, and on a trip to Cornwall tamed a whole pack of wolves.
Eventually he founded an Abbey in Brittany on the spot where today the City of Saint-Brieuc stands.
www.godchecker.com /saints/index.php?ST=BRIEUC   (156 words)

  
 Brittany - Brico Depot Lorient or St Brieuc: The AngloINFO Forum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
That said they always have good stock of items and most offers from the catalog so I persevere.
Haven't used St Brieuc so couldn't comment but visited Rennes a couple of times which doesn't seem quite as compact.
At the end of the day they do seem to be considerably cheaper than the competition in most lines so worth a little journey
brittany.angloinfo.com /forum/link.asp?topic_ID=39397   (477 words)

  
 St Malo, France Weather Forecast / tempo prévisions météorologiques / previsioni meteo / ...
St Malo, France Weather Forecast / tempo prévisions météorologiques / previsioni meteo / wettervorhersage / parte meteorológico / weervoorspelling
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