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Friday, 19 February 2010
We know that the people of Pompeii were prone to a little street scribbling and as for the pyramids - well, every Tom, Dick and Harry in history has put their mark there.
One place that not too many know about in terms of graffiti is the castle of Chinon (the slender clocktower pictured on the left). The Knights Templar left their own - extremely mysterious marks there in the fourteenth century.
Our resident expert on all things Gallic, Francois Hagnere, takes us through the story.
Chinon Castle and The Knights Templar Graffiti | Trifter