The two next highest are at the right, or eastern, end of the massif.
Above the plain, which sweeps away from the northern bank, rises the "massif" of Laon.
It rests on the western side on the Massif de Moronvillers; to the east it stretches as far as the Argonne.
Didron thus describes it: Cet anneau est en or massif; il pese 14 gram.
From the top a vast plateau stretches ...