Category Archives: Somme


Close to Abbeville on the river Somme is the village of Eaucourt with its windmills and castle ruins. The windmill is called “Moulin Guidon” as it served to “guide” boats into the port of Abbeville in the 17th century. The … Continue reading

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Moulin a vent

Just south of Abbeville (Picardy) are a number of mills that are well worth visiting to take a photo or two.

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Long, Picardy

Here are some images of Long in Picardy. A pretty little town sited on the river Somme where it’s original wealth was derived from digging peat.

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