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Le Bateau-Chapelle "Je sers"

Posted by
Mhelene (Villiers-sur-Marne, France) on 4 May 2012 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

Amarré au port de Conflans Ste Honorine

The boat chapel " I serve " moored on the Seine to Conflans

Un bateau-péniche, construit en 1919 pour transporter du charbon ,en ferro-ciment, transformé en 1935 en Chapelle des bateliers et lieu d'entraide sociale

- à l'arrière : salle de réunion ; vestiaire et banque alimentaire
- au milieu : salle d'accueil, exposition d'objets de batellerie, panneaux d'informations, cabine-bureau
- à l'avant : chapelle sous dôme lumineux en pavé de verre. Ebénisterie " Art Moderne " en chêne réalisée par Paul Croixmarie.

A boat-barge, built in 1919 to transport some coal, in ferro-cement, transformed into 1935 in Chapel of the boatmen and the place of social mutual aid

Luke from Spokane Washington, United States

A neat place for a chapel.

4 May 2012 5:05am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Looks very charming.

4 May 2012 5:21am

pascale from Brussels, Belgium

on a envie d'y entrer avec ce sourire :)
superbe

4 May 2012 5:46am

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

good shot
well done

4 May 2012 6:01am

Khalil from Beyrouth, Lebanon

Bien original et joliment prise sous un bel angle.

4 May 2012 6:06am

yo from Ile de France, France

Très intéressant !
Joli cadrage

4 May 2012 6:09am

PHILIPPE from Wihéries, Belgium

Bonjour, j'aurai aimé le visiter également, merci pour ce partage....

4 May 2012 6:24am

omid from mashhad, Iran

Nice & interesting!

4 May 2012 6:46am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

A great life on the water:))

4 May 2012 6:48am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Superb documentary shot and very interesting information about this boat chapel.

4 May 2012 6:59am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Des couleurs qui nous emmènent bien loin de Conflans ! Phil

4 May 2012 7:04am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Joli shot ! Je te souhaite une agréable journée
JP

4 May 2012 7:20am

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

interesting and very nice photo!

4 May 2012 7:24am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Nice

4 May 2012 7:33am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Lovely place for the chapel.. wonderful shot

4 May 2012 7:38am

Tatiana from Paris, France

Belles initiative et photo !!!

4 May 2012 7:43am

Veronique from France, Switzerland

un instant j'ai pensé être en Louisiane.....

4 May 2012 7:46am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Nice shot and an interesting place

4 May 2012 8:12am

Aigleloup from Rebecq, Belgium

Hello M-Hélène,
Ils ont l'air heureux d'être là, leur sourire en dit long.
Bisous

4 May 2012 8:20am

Rafael from Talavera de la reina, Spain

Thank you for the information. I think you're a wise chronicler of Paris. Have a good day!

4 May 2012 8:32am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

A very nice documentary shot of a interesting place

4 May 2012 9:30am

Sylvie49 capture image from Anjou - Maine et Loire, France

J'y suis passée en septembre dernier ; c'est joli tout le long toutes ces péniches.

4 May 2012 9:49am

Gemma Wiseman from Melbourne, Australia

An enchanting moment with colourful features!

4 May 2012 10:19am

Benkirane Thami from Fès, Morocco

Le hublot octogonal a quelque chose d'un diaphragme à lamelles !
Bonne journée lumineuse et chal-heureuse!

4 May 2012 11:22am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

un endroit à connaitre !! :) belle péniche !

4 May 2012 11:30am

tataray from france, France

Attrayant .))

4 May 2012 11:56am

Laurette from Johannesburg - Fourways, South Africa

A wonderful documentary shot and very intresting information regarding the history of this boat.

4 May 2012 12:04pm

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

nice frame

4 May 2012 12:11pm

Stephane.D from Limoges, France

tres bel endroit ;)

4 May 2012 1:41pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A very interesting use of this boat. It's great to see it still serving the community.

4 May 2012 2:20pm

Martine from bousval, Belgium

Superbe idée!! j'aime !!

4 May 2012 2:42pm

El pare from Prepirineu, Andorra

Moi aussi, j'ai pensé au Mississippi

4 May 2012 3:39pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

An interesting place to find a chapel! They must have some very pretty views out of those windows.

4 May 2012 3:41pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Very nice scene...

4 May 2012 3:51pm

Nfs from Tehran, Iran

So real and nice Shot!

4 May 2012 4:29pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Très belle compo et iamge quel blanc avec la belle dame splendi.
Belle soirée

4 May 2012 6:44pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful colours in this well framed shot Mhelene! Nicely captured! ;-)

4 May 2012 6:56pm

Yvon from Belgium

Originale cette "chapelle".
Bon week-end.
Yvon.

4 May 2012 8:30pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Beautiful image. It looks like such a welcoming place.

4 May 2012 8:57pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Great view along the dock, very interesting boat chapel ~ great capture!

4 May 2012 9:15pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

How lovely that there is a chapel there along the river ... a wonderful image, Mhelene!

4 May 2012 11:34pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Interesting shot. Cool.

5 May 2012 1:35am

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Very interesting place for a chapel !!! Nice capture ...

5 May 2012 1:55am

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful place for the chapel. Nice shot. :)

5 May 2012 6:53am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

An interesting chapel. Nice shot.

5 May 2012 4:03pm