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Firminy

Trip Planner Europe  /  France  /  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  /  Loire  /  Firminy
Firminy is a commune in the Loire department in central France.It lies on the Ondaine River 8 mi. S.W. of Saint-Étienne by rail.HistoryThe ancient name of the town was Firminiaco or Firminiacus . The name was first recorded in a 971 charter by the King of Burgundy.Firminy had historically important coalmines known since the 14th century and extensive manufactures of iron, steel, and aluminum goods, including railway material, machinery and cannon. Fancy woolen hosiery was also manufactured.SightsTwo historic churches from the 12th and 16th centuries are located here. The architect Le Corbusier designed a group of modern buildings, called "Firminy Vert", which includes the Saint-Pierre Church, a stadium, a cultural center, and an Unité d'Habitation.
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