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Legends

Angles has it’s fair share of legends and fairy tales.

Below you will find some of the more popular local « stories ».

Looking out from the top of the front facade of the church is a curious beast known locally as « the bear ». There are many myths both pagan and christian that have been associated with this pre christian statue.

The Malbete's legend

La malbête

Angles has it’s fair share of folk tales, one of the more curious is related to the « bête » d’angles looking out from the top of the church.

The Malbete's legend

Underground Tunnels

Les souterrains

Angles has several underground tunnels which had been easily dug out of it’s limestone foundations

Underground Tunnels

Treasure trove

Trésor de la Tour de Moricq

Strange engravings on the tower walls are rumoured to be indications of a plan to find a hidden treasure trove

Treasure trove

Strange and mysterious folklore tales

Tomber de la nuit

Folktales and oddities…Angles has a few stories to tell…

Strange and mysterious folklore tales