Accused of “ritual crimes”, who was the “witch” of Castellar?

Accused of ritual crimes who was the witch of Castellar

In Castellar, on the heights of Menton, in a bend of the avenue Saint-Antoine, a small chapel is discreet. The building and its open porch, typical of Provençal rural architecture, do not look like much. Yet they were the scene, 399 years ago, of an unbearable horror scene. A “witch” was hanged and burned there. … Read more