<< Text Pages >> Rigny-Ussé Tumulus - Chambered Tomb in France in Centre:Indre-et-Loire (37)

Submitted by TheCaptain on Saturday, 16 April 2005  Page Views: 2909

Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Rigny-Ussé Tumulus
Country: France Département: Centre:Indre-et-Loire (37) Type: Chambered Tomb
Nearest Town: Chinon  Nearest Village: Rigny-Ussé
Latitude: 47.252000N  Longitude: 0.297000E
4Almost Perfect
3Reasonable but with some damage
2Ruined but still recognisable as an ancient site
1Pretty much destroyed, possibly visible as crop marks
0No data.
-1Completely destroyed
no data Ambience:
2Not Good
0No data.
no data Access:
5Can be driven to, probably with disabled access
4Short walk on a footpath
3Requiring a bit more of a walk
2A long walk
1In the middle of nowhere, a nightmare to find
0No data.
no data Accuracy:
5co-ordinates taken by GPS or official recorded co-ordinates
4co-ordinates scaled from a detailed map
3co-ordinates scaled from a bad map
2co-ordinates of the nearest village
1co-ordinates of the nearest town
0no data
no data
Be the first person to rate this site - see the 'Contribute!' box in the right hand menu.

Internal Links:
External Links:

Tumulus in Indre-et-Loire

IMPORTANT NOTE: Position of site unknown, co-ordinates given for nearest village
You may be viewing yesterday's version of this page. To see the most up to date information please register for a free account.

Do not use the above information on other web sites or publications without permission of the contributor.

Nearby Images from Flickr
20230920_160937 - Rigny-Uss - Castello di Uss

The above images may not be of the site on this page, but were taken nearby. They are loaded from Flickr so please click on them for image credits.

Click here to see more info for this site

Nearby sites

Click here to view sites on an interactive map of the area

Key: Red: member's photo, Blue: 3rd party photo, Yellow: other image, Green: no photo - please go there and take one, Grey: site destroyed

Download sites to:
KML (Google Earth)
GPX (GPS waypoints)
CSV (Garmin/Navman)
CSV (Excel)

To unlock full downloads you need to sign up as a Contributory Member. Otherwise downloads are limited to 50 sites.

Turn off the page maps and other distractions

Nearby sites listing. In the following links * = Image available
 11.7km S 174° Allée Couverte dite le Gros-Chillou* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 12.6km SW 230° Dolmen de la Grosse Pierre (Beaumont-en-Véron) Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 14.7km SW 220° Camp de Cinais Ancient Village or Settlement
 14.7km SW 220° Camp de Cinais Alignement Stone Row / Alignment
 15.3km SW 232° La Pierre Couverte (Thizay)* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 15.4km S 187° Le Carroir Bon-Air* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 16.2km NNW 337° Cromlech de Continvoir* Stone Circle
 16.5km NNW 338° Continvoir Dolmen* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 17.1km ENE 61° La Pierre aux Joncs* Standing Stone (Menhir)
 17.3km NNW 334° Menhir de La Garenne Standing Stone (Menhir)
 17.6km SE 144° Le Pavé de Saint Lazare* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 17.9km SSE 158° Dolmen dit le Palet de Gargantua (Brizay)* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 18.0km NW 305° La Mere Michel Standing Stone (Menhir)
 18.2km NNW 330° Dolmen de La Roche Meon Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 18.4km E 101° La Pierre à Vinaigre Standing Stone (Menhir)
 18.6km NNW 328° Menhir de la Délugrie* Standing Stone (Menhir)
 19.1km S 173° Dolmen du Bois de Neuilly Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 19.8km WSW 255° Dolmen de la Pierrelée* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 20.0km NW 322° Pierre Posée du Chateau Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 20.1km NNW 342° Menhir de La Besselière Standing Stone (Menhir)
 21.5km W 263° Alignement de Targé Stone Row / Alignment
 21.5km NNW 341° Alignement dit les Trois Chiens Stone Row / Alignment
 21.9km SE 143° Dolmen de la Brèche Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 21.9km SSE 155° Menhir du Chillou Standing Stone (Menhir)
 22.2km N 350° La Pierre Saint Urbain Standing Stone (Menhir)
View more nearby sites and additional images

<< Champagne-Mouton Oppidum

Dolmen dit la Table des Turcs >>

Please add your thoughts on this site

Fairy Paths and Death Roads - Paul Devereux

Fairy Paths and Death Roads - Paul Devereux


Auto-Translation (Google)

Translate from English into:

"Rigny-Ussé Tumulus" | Login/Create an Account | 0 News and Comments
Go back to top of page    Comments are owned by the poster. We aren't responsible for their content.
Your Name: Anonymous [ Register Now ]

Add your comment or contribution to this page. Spam or offensive posts are deleted immediately, don't even bother

<<< What is five plus one as a number? (Please type the answer to this question in the little box on the left)
You can also embed videos and other things. For Youtube please copy and paste the 'embed code'.
For Google Street View please include Street View in the text.
Create a web link like this: <a href="https://www.megalithic.co.uk">This is a link</a>  

Allowed HTML is:
<p> <b> <i> <a> <img> <em> <br> <strong> <blockquote> <tt> <li> <ol> <ul> <object> <param> <embed> <iframe>

We would like to know more about this location. Please feel free to add a brief description and any relevant information in your own language.
Wir möchten mehr über diese Stätte erfahren. Bitte zögern Sie nicht, eine kurze Beschreibung und relevante Informationen in Deutsch hinzuzufügen.
Nous aimerions en savoir encore un peu sur les lieux. S'il vous plaît n'hesitez pas à ajouter une courte description et tous les renseignements pertinents dans votre propre langue.
Quisieramos informarnos un poco más de las lugares. No dude en añadir una breve descripción y otros datos relevantes en su propio idioma.