N57 puis route du Château
In the beginning of Joux story, we found some cruel lords, like this Amaury III of Joux. Maybe he forced his serfs to dig the dark well ? It was in this well (about 140 metres deep) he put his own...
The young Honoré de Mirabeau arrived here one fine springtime’s day of 1775. Few days before, he was locked in the castle of If, near Marseille. And now, he was in Joux… His own dad sent him to jail!
A real hole! In Joux prison, a small Black man lost his dreams… Toussaint… Toussaint-Louverture! Born in Saint-Domingue (current Haiti), freed slave, François-Dominique Toussaint-Louverture became...