Le lavoir de Fosse ou Fontaine de Gillet (Oise)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
N 49° 17.650 E 002° 41.104
31U E 477100 N 5460205
Quick Description: [FR] Ce lavoir était destiné aux habitants de Fosse. [EN] This lavoir was to be used by the inhabitants of the hamlet of Fosse.
Location: France
Date Posted: 5/15/2008 1:07:48 PM
Waymark Code: WM3TC4
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Chris777
Views: 30

Long Description:
[FR] La source très abondante dite « Fontaine Gillet » alimente un lavoir depuis une date indéterminée avant de former le « ruisseau du Marais » qui se jette rapidement dans le ruisseau des Aulnes-de-Fosse.

Le lavoir a été recouvert d’une charpente en 1881, charpente qui sera restaurée en 1995.

[EN] The abundantly flowing spring called " Fontaine Gillet " fills the lavoir, the date of which is unknown, before forming the "Marsh stream" which empties quickly into the Aulnes-de-Fosse stream.

The lavoir was covered with a roof in 1881 which was restored in 1995.
Visit Instructions:
[EN] Post a picture of you at or near the posted coordinates. If you are alone, hold your GPSr up in front of the camera or try taking a picture of you from arm's length. Also, include a brief story of your visit. [FR] Telechargez une photo de vous a ou aux alentours des coordonnees donnees. Si vous etres seul, tenez votre appareil GPSr devant l'appareil photo ou essayer de prendre une photo de vous en tenant l'appareil photo au bout de bras. Ajouter aussi une description courte de votre visite.
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