Vieux pont sur la Mayenne (Laval)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
N 48° 04.099 W 000° 46.142
30U E 666195 N 5326301
Quick Description: [FR] Le vieux pont de Laval est un pont du 12e-13e siècle et est le seul pont de la ville jusqu'au 19e siècle. [EN] The old bridge of Laval dates from the 12th to 13th centuries and it was the only bridge in the city until the 19th century.
Location: France
Date Posted: 7/5/2008 6:30:38 AM
Waymark Code: WM4473
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Chris777
Views: 44

Long Description:
[FR] Cet édifice date du Moyen Age mais était très différent à l'époque. En effet, il y avait une porte qui se nommait St Julien; des maisons sur pilotis recouvraient le pont et il y avait 5 arches au lieu de 3 aujourd'hui.

[EN] This edifice dates from the Middle Ages but was very different at that time. In fact, there as a gate called St Julien; houses on stilts covering the bridge and there were 5 arches instead of 3 today.

(French text taken from the web site indicated below. English translation by RitC)
Dénomination de l'édifice (from Merimee DB): pont

Localisation (from Merimee DB): Laval

Siècle de la campagne principale de construction (from Merimee DB): 15e siècle

Date de versement de la notice (Merimee DB): 02/15/1926

Relevant Website: [Web Link]

Adresse de l'édifice (from Merimee DB): Not listed

Précision sur la protection de l'édifice (from Merimee DB): Not listed

Photo with MH logo pictured included?: Not Listed

Référence de la notice (from Merimee DB): Not listed

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