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Signs of HistoryGanzepoot - Nieuwpoort, Belgium

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[EN] De Ganzepoot is a complex of locks in the inner port of the Belgian city of Nieuport. [FR] De Ganzepoot est un complexe d'écluses dans le port intérieur de la ville belge de Nieuport . [NL] De Ganzepoot is a complex of locks in the inner port of the Belgian city of Nieuport.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 5/30/2021

last visited: 6/7/2022

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Signs of HistoryIJzermonument - Nieuwpoort, Belgium

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[EN] The Yser Monument or Yser Memorial is located near the Ypres lock, part of the Ganzepoot, in Nieuwpoort. [FR] Le Monument de l'Yser ou Mémorial de l'Yser est situé près de l'écluse d'Ypres, faisant partie du Ganzepoot, à Nieuport. [NL] Het IJzermonument of IJzergedenkteken staat vlak bij de Iepersluis, onderdeel van de Ganzepoot, in Nieuwpoort.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 6/8/2022

last visited: 6/9/2022

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Signs of HistoryWestpoort (Lo) - Lo-Reninge, Belgium

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[EN] The Westpoort is a former gate of the Belgian town of Lo. [FR] Le Westpoort est une ancienne porte de la ville belge de Lo. [NL] De Westpoort is een voormalige poort van het Belgische Lo.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 8/19/2021

last visited: 8/16/2021

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Signs of HistoryCalvarieberg - Diksmuide, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

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[EN] Religious monument to all the Allied soldiers who died on the Yser, during the 14-18 war. [FR] Monument religieux à tous les soldats alliés morts sur l'Yser, pendant la guerre 14-18. [NL] Religieus monument voor alle geallieerde soldaten die sneuvelden aan de IJzer tijdens de oorlog van 14-18.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 6/11/2022

last visited: 6/10/2022

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Signs of HistoryOnze-Lieve-Vrouwekerk - Kortrijk, Belgium

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Our Lady in Kortrijk was established in 1199 by count Baldwin I of Constantinople.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 11/12/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySint-Maartenskerk - Kortrijk, Belgium

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Saint Martin's Church (Sint-Maartenskerk in Dutch) is the main church and one of the principal Gothic monuments of Kortrijk.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 11/12/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryPont des Trous - Tournai, Belgium

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FR - Le pont des Trous de Tournai est un ancien pont de style gothique. EN - The Pont des Trous de Tournai is an old Gothic style bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member geotrouvtou59

location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 4/1/2020

last visited: 3/15/2020

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Signs of HistoryLe Fort Rouge - Tournai, Belgium

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[EN] The red fort owes its name to its cover of red tiles, now restored clothing. [FR] Le fort rouge doit son appellation à sa couverture de tuiles rouges, aujourd’hui habillement restauré.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 4/23/2018

last visited: 7/25/2020

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Signs of HistoryCathédrale Notre-Dame - Tournai, Belgium

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[EN] It is the only religious building in Belgium that has been built as a cathedral. [FR] Elle est le seul édifice religieux de Belgique qui ait été construit comme cathédrale.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 4/22/2018

last visited: 10/19/2019

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Signs of HistoryTour Saint-Georges - Tournai, Belgium

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[EN] The Saint-Georges tower, contemporary of the Red Fort, is one of the witnesses of the first communal enclosure of Tournai (twelfth century). [FR] La tour Saint-Georges, contemporaine du Fort Rouge, est un des témoins de la première enceinte communale de Tournai (XIIe siècle).

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location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 4/23/2018

last visited: 3/17/2022

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Signs of HistoryBeffroi de Tournai - Tournai, Belgium

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[EN] The Belfry of Tournai is the oldest in Belgium and dominates the Grand Place from its height of 72 m. [FR] Le Beffroi de Tournai est le plus ancien de Belgique et domine la Grand-Place du haut de ses 72 m.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 4/22/2018

last visited: 10/19/2019

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Signs of HistoryMoulin du Cat Sauvage - Ellezelles, Belgique

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FR - Le moulin du Cat Sauvage, sis au bord de la route reliant Ellezelles et Renaix (Belgique) EN - The mill of Cat Sauvage, located at the edge of the road connecting Ellezelles and Renaix (Belgium)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member geotrouvtou59

location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 4/18/2020

last visited: 4/18/2017

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Signs of HistoryL’Ancien Couvent des Jésuites - Mons, Belgium

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[EN] This Gothic building, erected in 1623, currently houses the central library of the University of Mons. [FR] Ce bâtiment de tradition gothique, érigé en 1623, abrite actuellement la bibliothèque centrale de l’Université de Mons.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 9/28/2020

last visited: 8/27/2020

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Signs of HistoryBeffroi de Mons - Mons, Belgium

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[EN] The belfry of Mons constitutes a remarkable architectural testimony, the only baroque belfry in Belgium. [FR] Le beffroi de Mons constitue un témoignage architectural remarquable, seul beffroi baroque de Belgique.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 9/7/2020

last visited: 8/27/2020

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Signs of HistoryAncien Couvent des Filles de Notre-Dame - Mons, Belgium

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[EN] Conservatory of music since 1873, the former convent of the Daughters of Notre Dame is accessible from rue de Nimy through an entrance porch. [FR] Conservatoire de musique depuis 1873, l'ancien couvent des Filles de Notre Dame est accessible depuis la rue de Nimy par un porche d'entrée.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 9/24/2020

last visited: 8/27/2020

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Signs of HistoryHôtel de ville de Mons - Mons, Belgium

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[EN] At the heart of the Grand-Place de la Cité du Doudou, the Town Hall was built during the second half of the 15th century. [FR] Au cœur de la Grand-Place de la Cité du Doudou, l'Hôtel de Ville fut construit pendant la seconde moitié du XVe siècle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 9/24/2020

last visited: 6/21/2022

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Signs of HistoryThéatre Royal de Mons - Mons, Belgium

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[EN] The royal theater of Mons was inaugurated on October 18, 1843, in a neoclassical style, it was built according to the plans of the city architect, Charles Sury. [FR] Le théâtre royal de Mons fut inauguré le 18 octobre 1843, d'un style néo-classique, il fut construit selon les plans d’un architecte de la ville, Charles Sury.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 9/28/2020

last visited: 8/27/2020

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Signs of HistoryÉglise Sainte-Élisabeth - Mons, Belgium

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[EN] A chapel built in the 14th century gives way to a Gothic building in the 16th century, then Baroque in the 18th century. [FR] Une chapelle construite au XIVe siècle fait place à un édifice gothique au XVIe, puis baroque au XVIIIe siècle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 9/25/2020

last visited: 8/27/2020

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