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Fontvieille Photo Gallery

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    1/19. The 17th-c St-Pierre-ès-Liens church in Fontvieille was enlarged in the 18th century

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    2/19. The church towers in Fontvieille viewed across the rooftops

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    3/19. A current (2014) Autumn view of the Carrefour de la Poste at the center of Fontvieille

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    4/19. A terrace café beside the Carrefour de la Poste at the center of Fontvieille

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    5/19. A old postcard image of the Carrefour de la Poste at the center of Fontvieille

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    6/19. The current iteration of the covered market (halles), built in 2005 on the site of the original 1880 covered market.

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    7/19. Bell tower on the 17th-c St-Pierre-ès-Liens church in Fontvieille

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    8/19. Bronze statue of The Marianne was put up on 1 June 1889 for the centenary of the French Revoluton

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    9/19. Fontvieille's town hall (mairie) is on the narrow Rue des Arènes, just off the main street through town

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    10/19. A restaurant in Fontvieille with the amusing name of Mon Père Etais Pâtissier (My Father was a Confectioner)

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    11/19. A carved wooden lion decorating a high corner along the Rue du Lion.

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    12/19. A house-side garden in Fontvieille, all grown in pots

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    13/19. One of the remaining Dragor water pumps in Fontvieille

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    14/19. The Bishops' Tower (La Tour des Abbes) of Fontvieille was built in the 14th century

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    15/19. The covered lavoir of Fontvieille, built in the 19th century, is over 30 m long.

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    16/19. Interior view of Fontvieille's 19th-century lavoir (wash house)

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    17/19. Iron silhouette for shops and trades can be quite creative - we're not sure what this one represents

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    18/19. Daudet's windmill is just a few minutes walk (600 m) south of Fontvieille town center

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    19/19. Daudet stayed often in this late-18th-c Château de Montauban, at the eastern edge of Fontvieille

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