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Fontaine à balancier - le Montet - France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JMRetSB
N 46° 24.555 E 003° 03.420
31T E 504380 N 5139521
Quick Description: Fountain pendulum place of the church. /\ Fontaine à balancier place de l'église.
Location: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Date Posted: 5/6/2017 4:18:39 PM
Waymark Code: WMVN03
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
This volvic stone fountain has a white rock weir mask. It is located in the center of the village square, and is fed by a well in the fortifications of the castle. Before the arrival of running water, it served to feed the inhabitants of the upper borough.

Cette fontaine à balancier en pierre de volvic possède un masque déversoir de roche blanche. Elle est située au centre de la place du village, et est alimentée par un puits qui se trouve dans les fortifications du château. Avant l’arrivée de l'eau courante, elle servait à alimenter les habitants du haut bourg.

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Is it Working: yes

Nearest Address:
Place du huit Mai
le Montet, Allier France

Good place to park: N 46° 24.543 E 003° 03.408

How to find.:
in description /\ dans la description

Visiting Restrictions:
no restriction /\ pas de restriction

Does this pump have a presence on the internet?: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:
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