Was a Chateau ever built on Blanchefort? I climb the hill to investigate.
Also Blanchefort Caves and Tunnel photographs and information.
While looking through my collection of Rennes-le-Chateau photographs and old photos taken during Sauniere's time, I noticed certain changes to Sauniere's domain that were not there when it was completed by the priest. These alterations must have been carried out more recently by someone, so I set out to find out who was responsible and why.
I was lucky enough to be invited into the Chateau d'hautpoul at Rennes-le-Chateau. This article contains some photographs of what I found inside.
A collection of old Rennes-le-Chateau Photographs.
How important are they in solving the Berenger Sauniere Mystery?
The Fleury Tableau is the largest single piece of artwork in the Rennes-le-Chateau church and it contains many anomalies.
Saunière's Stations of the Cross - Do they hold a secret message or are they the same as the Stations of the Cross appearing in other church's in the area? Find here a detailed comparison of Saunière's Mary Magdalene Church Stations of the Cross.
Couiza church is situated in the village below Rennes-le-chateau and its Stations of the Cross are those most said to be the same as Saunière's. Lots of photographs of the church interior.
Or is it?
Does the Rennes-le-Chateau landscape really appear in the Poussin painting, 'Shepherds of Acadia?'
Does the Rennes-le-Chateau landscape and the Pontil's Tomb appear in the Poussin painting, 'Shepherds of Acadia?'
An unbiased attempt to solve this controversy once and for all.
An examination of the Altar pillar from Saunière's Mary Magdalene Church at Rennes-le-Chateau. Was it the the hiding place of the 'parchments' allegedly found when Sauniere started his church renovations?