Château de Hélicourt

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Château de Hélicourt
Tilloy-Floriville, Picardy, France
Coordinates 49°59′52″N 1°34′30″E / 49.9977°N 1.5751°E / 49.9977; 1.5751Coordinates: 49°59′52″N 1°34′30″E / 49.9977°N 1.5751°E / 49.9977; 1.5751

Château de Hélicourt was a castle near Tilloy-Floriville, Picardy, France. The former King of Scotland, Sir John Balliol, retired to the castle after being released by Pope Boniface VIII and ended his days at the castle.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Fordun: 95

References[edit]

  • Fordon, John, Chronica Gentis Scotorum. c. 14th century
  • Jean de Bailleul: roi d'Écosse et sire de Bailleul-en-Vimeu by René marquis de Belleval