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Saint-Cosme and its industrial past - Unpublished

Guided tour in Chalon-sur-Saône
  • This visit is linked to the exhibition "From the steam mill to the factory", on view from 3 December 2022 to 28 May 2023 at the Espace Patrimoine.
    This visit, led by a guide from the Villes et Pays d'art et d'histoire, will show how the city gradually appropriated territories that were originally on its outskirts and constituted an autonomous village, to make them a district of Chalon, a centre of industrial development throughout the 19th century, since the construction of the steam mill...
    This visit is linked to the exhibition "From the steam mill to the factory", on view from 3 December 2022 to 28 May 2023 at the Espace Patrimoine.
    This visit, led by a guide from the Villes et Pays d'art et d'histoire, will show how the city gradually appropriated territories that were originally on its outskirts and constituted an autonomous village, to make them a district of Chalon, a centre of industrial development throughout the 19th century, since the construction of the steam mill (now the Usinerie) in 1823.

    A place where many workers lived and worked for more than a century, Saint-Cosme began a transformation in the 1950s which is only just being completed today; you will follow in the footsteps of the factories and industrial infrastructures which have left their mark on the district.
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  • On January 29, 2023