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Image for Cité Foch - Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Hénin-Beaumont (Pas-de-Calais), France, ID=1360-044view gallery

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World Heritage SitesCité Foch - Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Hénin-Beaumont (Pas-de-Calais), France, ID=1360-044

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[FR] La cité-jardin Foch a été construite par l'architecte des Mines de Dourges Ernest Delille. [EN] The garden city Foch was constructed by the Dourges Mining company architect Ernest Delille.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 5/24/2021

last visited: never

Image for Cité Bruno - Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Dourges (Pas-de-Calais), France, ID=1360-043view gallery

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World Heritage SitesCité Bruno - Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Dourges (Pas-de-Calais), France, ID=1360-043

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[FR] La cité Bruno “Ancienne” a été nommée “Cité-Jardin exceptionnelle du Bassin minier Patrimoine mondial de l’UNESCO”. [EN] The old Bruno mining community was named "Exceptional mining garden community of the Nord-Pas de Calais Mining UNESCO site."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 5/24/2021

last visited: never

Image for Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Paysage et ensemble miniers de Drocourt - Drocourt, France, ID=1360-047view gallery

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World Heritage SitesBassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Paysage et ensemble miniers de Drocourt - Drocourt, France, ID=1360-047

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[EN] Site n ° 47 is relatively large, it includes 3 slag heaps, 3 cities, 1 mining rider, and many other elements. [FR] Le site n° 47 est relativement étendu, il comprend 3 terrils, 3 cités, 1 cavalier minier, et de nombreux autre éléments.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 7/21/2021

last visited: 7/21/2021

Image for Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Paysage et ensemble miniers de la fosse n°9-9bis - Oignies, France, ID=1360-041view gallery

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World Heritage SitesBassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Paysage et ensemble miniers de la fosse n°9-9bis - Oignies, France, ID=1360-041

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[EN] Pit no 9 - 9 bis known as Declercq-Crombez of the Compagnie des mines de Dourges is a former coal mine in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais mining basin. [FR] La fosse no 9 - 9 bis dite Declercq-Crombez de la Compagnie des mines de Dourges est un ancien charbonnage du bassin minier du Nord-Pas-de-Calais.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 9/19/2021

last visited: 9/18/2021

Image for Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Monument à Madame Declercq - Oignies, France, ID=1360-040view gallery

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World Heritage SitesBassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Monument à Madame Declercq - Oignies, France, ID=1360-040

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[EN] The monument was inaugurated for the first time in 1913 then was rebuilt in 1932, under the same aspect and with identical materials. [FR] Le monument a été inauguré une première fois en 1913 puis fut reconstruit en 1932, sous le même aspect et avec des matériaux identiques.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 9/19/2021

last visited: 9/18/2021

Image for Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Camus Haut - Annay-sous-Lens, France, ID=1360-051view gallery

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World Heritage SitesBassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Camus Haut - Annay-sous-Lens, France, ID=1360-051

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[EN] The tall camus appeared in 1954 and consisted of two habitable levels above a garage that could be converted into an additional bedroom. [FR] Les camus hauts apparaissent dès 1954 et se composent de deux niveaux habitables au-dessus d’un garage transformable éventuellement en chambre supplémentaire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 2/5/2020

last visited: 12/23/2019

Image for Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Maison syndicale - Lens, France, ID=1360-065view gallery

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World Heritage SitesBassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Maison syndicale - Lens, France, ID=1360-065

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[EN] High place of memory of the workers struggles of the miners of Pas-de-Calais. [FR] Haut lieu de mémoire des luttes ouvrières des mineurs du Pas-de-Calais.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 2/23/2020

last visited: 6/10/2020

Image for Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Gare de Lens - Lens, France, ID=1360-067view gallery

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World Heritage SitesBassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Gare de Lens - Lens, France, ID=1360-067

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[EN] Lens station is a French railway station, located near the city center of Lens, sub-prefecture of the Pas-de-Calais department. [FR] La gare de Lens est une gare ferroviaire française, située à proximité du centre-ville de Lens, sous-préfecture du département du Pas-de-Calais.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 2/24/2020

last visited: 5/14/2021

Image for Chevalement de la fosse n°9 - Roost-Warendin (Nord), France, ID=1360-033view gallery

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World Heritage SitesChevalement de la fosse n°9 - Roost-Warendin (Nord), France, ID=1360-033

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[FR] Le chevalement est l'un des derniers vestiges de la Fosse 9 de l'Escarpelle, fermée en 1990. [EN] The headframe is one of the last vestiges of the l'Escarpelle number 9 mine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 5/23/2021

last visited: never

Image for Grands Bureaux de la Société des Mines de Lens - Lens, France, ID=1360-063view gallery

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World Heritage SitesGrands Bureaux de la Société des Mines de Lens - Lens, France, ID=1360-063

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[FR] Construit par Louis-Marie Cordonnier de 1928 à 1930, cet édifice est commandé par la puissante Société des Mines de Lens. [EN] Constructed by Louis-Marie Cordonnier from 1928 to 1930, this edifice was orders by the Lens Mining Company.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 5/24/2021

last visited: never

Image for Belfries of Belgium and France - Beffroi de Douai - Douai, France ID: 943-038view gallery

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World Heritage SitesBelfries of Belgium and France - Beffroi de Douai - Douai, France ID: 943-038

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EN - Construction of the belfry was undertaken in 1380, on the site of a previous wooden tower. FR - La construction du beffroi a été entreprise en 1380, sur l'emplacement d'une précédente tour en bois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member geotrouvtou59

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 6/7/2020

last visited: 5/30/2020

Image for Cités de la Clochette et Notre-Dame - Waziers (Pas-de-Calais), France, ID=1360-024view gallery

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World Heritage SitesCités de la Clochette et Notre-Dame - Waziers (Pas-de-Calais), France, ID=1360-024

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[FR] Cette cité bâtie pour les mineurs polonais formait un tout, indépendant de la municipalité. [EN] This community, constructed for Polish miners, was created as a whole, independent from the municipality.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 5/23/2021

last visited: never

Image for Temple protestant - Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Liévin, France, ID=1360-071view gallery

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[FR] Au début du 20ème siècle, les directeurs de la Société de Liévin, probablement eux-mêmes protestants, encouragent le culte réformé. [EN] At the beginning of the 20th century, the Liévin Company directors encouraged the Reformed Worship.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 5/30/2021

last visited: never

Image for Chevalement du n°3 bis de Lens - Liévin, France, ID=1360-069view gallery

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[FR] Le chevalement du puits no 3 bis de la fosse no 3 - 3 bis des mines de Lens est construit en 1920. [EN] The headframe of shaft number 3b of the mine number 3, 3b of the Lens Mining company was constructed in 1920.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 5/30/2021

last visited: never

Image for Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Terrils Jumeaux 28 - Loos-en-Gohelle, France, ID=1360-099view gallery

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World Heritage SitesBassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Terrils Jumeaux 28 - Loos-en-Gohelle, France, ID=1360-099

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[EN] The Nord-Pas de Calais mining area is one of the Properties inscribed on the World Heritage List of UNESCO. [FR] Le Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais fait partie du millier de biens inscrits sur la Liste du patrimoine mondial de l’UNESCO.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Glandouillage

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 1/4/2017

last visited: 5/14/2021

Image for Chevalement du n°1 bis de Liévin - Liévin, France, ID=1360-070view gallery

WW13.5 km

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[FR] Le chevalement du puits no 1 bis de la fosse no 1 - 1 bis - 1 ter des mines de Liévin est construit entre 1922 et 1923. [EN] The headframe of shaft number 1b of mine number 1, 1b, 1c of the Liévin mines was constructed between 1922 and 1923.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 5/30/2021

last visited: never

Image for Belfries of Belgium and France - Beffroi de l’Hôtel de Ville d’Arras, ID=943-045view gallery

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[FR] Le beffroi d'Arras est un beffroi bâti sur la place des Héros à Arras. Du haut de ses 77 mètres, il domine la ville. [EN] Inspired by the Gothic style, the 75 metres tall belfry of Arras overlooks the Place des Héros.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 7/27/2011

last visited: 7/22/2020

Image for Cité n°10 - Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais -  Sains-en-Gohelle, France, ID=1360-086view gallery

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World Heritage SitesCité n°10 - Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Sains-en-Gohelle, France, ID=1360-086

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[FR] Construite dans les années 1920, la cité 10 compte environ 650 logements répartis selon un strict plan orthogonal. [EN] Consructed in the 1920's, the garden city 10 is made up of about 650 lodgings arranged along a strict orthogonal plan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 5/30/2021

last visited: never

Image for Fortifications of Vauban, La citadelle d’Arras, France, ID=1283-001view gallery

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World Heritage SitesFortifications of Vauban, La citadelle d’Arras, France, ID=1283-001

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[FR] Surnommée "la belle inutile", la citadelle dArras, fut construite selon les plans de Vauban entre 1668 et 1672.[EN] Built between 1668 and 1672, the Citadel was rapidly nicknamed 'the beautiful useless'

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 7/28/2011

last visited: 7/22/2020

Image for Belfries of Belgium and France - Beffroi de l’Hôtel de Ville de Loos, (Nord) France, ID=943-043view gallery

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World Heritage SitesBelfries of Belgium and France - Beffroi de l’Hôtel de Ville de Loos, (Nord) France, ID=943-043

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[FR] Le beffroi se rattache au style néo-flamand présent en Flandre et en Hollande. [EN] The belfy of Loos was built by Louis Cordonnier in 1884.

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location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 8/6/2011

last visited: never

Image for Belfries of Belgium and France - Beffroi de l’Hôtel de Ville de Lille, (Nord) France, ID=943-042view gallery

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World Heritage SitesBelfries of Belgium and France - Beffroi de l’Hôtel de Ville de Lille, (Nord) France, ID=943-042

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[FR] Le beffroi de l'Hôtel de Ville de Lille, inauguré en 1932, est le plus haut de la région Nord-Pas-de-Calais. [EN] When it was inaugurated, this was the highest reinforced concrete tower in the world.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 8/3/2011

last visited: 10/11/2020

Image for Belfries of Belgium and France - Beffroi de Béthune, France, ID=943-046view gallery

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[FR] Le beffroi de Béthune est un monument classé au patrimoine mondial de l'UNESCO. [EN] The Béthune belfry is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Glandouillage

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 12/13/2016

last visited: 8/2/2018

Image for Cité du château des Dames - Gosnay (Pas-de-Calais), France, ID=1360-091view gallery

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[FR] Le 25 octobre 1899, la Compagnie des mines de Bruay achète le site aux héritiers de Taffin pour y installer la cité ouvrière n° 17. [EN] In 1899, the Bruay Mining Company bought this site from the Taffin heirs to set up the N°7 company town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 6/20/2021

last visited: never

Image for Belfries of Belgium and France - Beffroi d'Armentières - Armentières, France ID: 943-033view gallery

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[FR]le beffroi d'Armentières fut détruit sur ordre de Louis XI, avant d'être rebâti en 1510. [EN] The belfry of Armentieres was destroyed by order of Louis XI, before being rebuilt in 1510.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member geotrouvtou59

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 7/19/2020

last visited: 7/18/2020

Image for Bassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Cités Anatole France et des Electriciens  - Bruay-la-Buissière, France, ID=1360-095view gallery

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World Heritage SitesBassin minier du Nord-Pas de Calais - Cités Anatole France et des Electriciens - Bruay-la-Buissière, France, ID=1360-095

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[EN] The city of the Electricians was built by the Compagnie des mines de Bruay between 1856 and 1861 to house the families of the miners working at pit n ° 2. [FR] La cité des Électriciens est construite par la Compagnie des mines de Bruay entre 1856 et 1861 pour loger les familles des mineurs travaillant à la fosse n°2.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 3/29/2021

last visited: 5/15/2021

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