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Briançon Photo Gallery

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    1/24. View southwest across Briançon, down the Durance valley

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    2/24. Briançon upper town viewed from the top of Fort du Chateau, with the prominent towers of Collegial Notre-Dame

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    3/24. Collegial Notre Dame et St Nicolas in the center of Briançon

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    4/24. Front of the 18th-c Collegial Notre Dame et St Nicolas in Briançon old town

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    5/24. Collegial Notre Dame et St Nicolas in Briançon towering over the Place du Temple

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    6/24. Briançon's Place du Temple, with an old fountain and a shady terrace restaurant

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    7/24. Colorful Place aux Armes (south/west) in Briançon's Cité Vauban

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    8/24. Colorful Place aux Armes (west/north) in Briançon's Cité Vauban

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    9/24. The old half-round fountain in the Place aux Armes of Briançon

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    10/24. Looking north on Grande Rue in the the center of Briançon-Vauban

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    11/24. Grande Rue in the the center of Briançon-Vauban, early morning before the crowds

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    12/24. Grande Rue in the the center of Briançon-Vauban, with late-morning sunshine

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    13/24. Blue buildings at the south end of Grande Rue in Briançon-Vauban

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    14/24. The Briançon Fountaine des Soupirs (fountain of sighs) on Rue Grande

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    15/24. View up (north) on Rue Mercerie, a tower of the Collegial Notre Dame at the top

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    16/24. View down the Rue Mercerie, toward the Place aux Armes

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    17/24. Yellow-blue building on Rue du Roche, opposite the Briançon town hall

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    18/24. Shop sign for Briançon's Museum of Time [closed] depicting five ways to measure time

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    19/24. Fortified walls along the west side of Briançon Cité-Vauban

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    20/24. Draw-bridge entry at the north end of fortified Briançon Cité-Vauban

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    21/24. Fort des Trois Tetes overlooking Briançon; Fort du Randouillet is beyond on a far hilltop

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    22/24. Vauban's 18th-c Fort des Salettes protecting the north side of Briançon

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    23/24. The 18th-century Pont d'Asfeld over the Durance in a gorge beside Briançon

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    24/24. The Fort du Chateau fortress sits atop the hill at Briançon.

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