Normandy

THE CHATELET AND LA MERVEILLE AT MONT ST MICHEL


This is a drawing of the abbey at Mont Saint-Michel, Normandy and the stairs leading up to it. From the top of the cathedral you can see the vast flat area around the cathedral. It would have been easy to spot an advancing enemy force from many miles away.
The Abbey at Mont Saint-Michel, Normandy
The dark opening through the archway on the left is the main entrance to the Abbey. On the right can be seen the tall narrow windows that light the three floors of Abbot Jourdain's great work