Examples from the Web for loire
They rode as far as Tours on the Loire until stopped by the French cavalry of Charles Martel.
Nevers is a revelation for us both, a wonderful town nestled on the Loire and bursting with cathedrals, chateaux and history.
But if he in whose hands it was recognized dwells beyond the Loire or the Carbonaria the time allowed shall be eighty days.A Source Book for Mediaeval History|Oliver J. Thatcher
Hildebert was born at Lavardin, a village near the mouth of the Loire, about the year 1055.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor
So it had come about; and if he associated Mrs. Aldesey with tea, he associated her also with perfect omelettes and the Loire.Adrienne Toner|Anne Douglas Sedgwick
Five days later, just when Romorantin Castle was surrendering, he had broken up and was marching to the Loire.Poitiers|Hilaire Belloc
This victory extended Foulques' domain to the bank of the Loire, and enabled him to lay siege to Saumur.Cameos from English History, from Rollo to Edward II|Charlotte Mary Yonge