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La Souterraine

La Souterraine is a commune in the Creuse department in the Limousin region in central France.GeographyAn area of farming and light industry comprising the town and a few small hamlets situated some 20mi west of Guéret at the junction of the D1, D912, D951 and the N145 roads. The small river Sédelle, a tributary of the Creuse River, flows through the town. It is also served by a TER railway link.The Benaize, a tributary of the Anglin, has its source in the commune.The Brame, a tributary of the Gartempe, has its source in the commune.HistoryThere is evidence of pre-Roman occupation here, attested by the discovery of stone age tools and a menhir. Remains of Roman villas and temples have been unearthed. In medieval times, a church and fortified walls were built. The name of the town, translating as ‘subterranean’, comes from the underground parts of the church, the crypt.
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