Puy, Le, a town in the department of Haute-Loire.France, 65 miles S.W. of Lyons. Close by are Mont Corneille, on which is a colossal statue of the Virgin, and another volcanic cone, Le Rocher de St. Michel, supporting an ancient chapel. The cathedral dates from the 6th to the 12th century. The manufacture of laces and blondes in various materials employs many thousands of hands, and there is a large general trade.