La Grande Fontaine - Dole, (Jura) France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
N 47° 05.482 E 005° 29.649
31T E 689291 N 5218336
Quick Description: [FR] Cette fontaine aussi connue sous le nom de "fontaine des Lépreux" est mentionnée dès 1274. [EN] This fountain, also known under the name "Fountain of Lepers" is mentioned as early as 1274
Location: Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
Date Posted: 9/11/2021 7:19:26 AM
Waymark Code: WM14YB8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
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Long Description:
[FR] Cette source est une résurgence vauclusienne. Située au-dessous des rues Prélot et Pasteur, elle apparaît au fond d'un gouffre, et est en partie protégée par l'arche de l'ancien pont. Le site a été aménagé en lavoir au XVIIIe siècle.

[EN] This spring is where an underground river surfaces. Situated under the streets Prélot and Pasteur, it appears at the end of a cavity, and is in part protected by the arch of the former bridge. The site was made into a lavoir in the 18th century.
Public or Private Land?: Public

Public Land Fees?: N/A

Private Land access?: Not listed

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