Nontron 24300

Fact File

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Nontron is a pretty market town within the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park in the north of the Dordogne department.

Made in the traditional way since C15th, Nontron knives are famous, and unusual in they have boxwood handles.

The town has been destroyed several times by invaders such as the Saracens in the C4th and the Normans in the C9th century.