- Quimper, Vannes, St Brieuc.
Oysters are reared chiefly at Marennes, which is the chief French market for them, and at Arcachon, Vannes, Olron, Auray, Cancale and Courseulles.
C. Lukis, Guide to the Principal Chambered Barrows and other Prehistoric Monuments in the Islands of the Morbihan, &c. (Ripon, 1875); Rene Galles, Fouilles du Mont Saint Michel en Carnac (Vannes, 1864); A.
In 1550 he was given the bishopric of Vannes, and in 1 557 the archbishopric of Vienne; he also became a member of the privy council.
He distinguished himself by a brilliant action at the siege of Vannes in 1342; and after that he disappears from history for some years.
Of Vannes on the railway between that town and Lorient.
1582), abbot of Bassefontaine, bishop of Vannes and afterwards of Limoges, fulfilled important diplomatic missions in Germany, Hungary, England, the Low Countries and Switzerland under Francis I.
He died at Vannes on the 5th of April 1419, and was canonized by Calixtus III.
He was educated in a Jesuit school at Vannes, and studied law in Paris.
The whole duchy was formerly divided into nine bishoprics Rennes, Dol, Nantes, St Malo and St Brieuc, in Upper Brittany, and Treguier, Vannes, Quimper and St Pol de Leon in Lower.
The Celtic immigrants formed the counties of Vannes, Cornouaille, Leon and Domnonee.