Brouage, ramparts

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The ramparts of Brouage, built from 1630 till 1640, constitute an excellent example of the art of the fortifications before Vauban. Drawing a square of 400 meters aside, the citadel contains 7 bastions, 19 bartizans and 7 curtains (around 11 meters high).
Brouage
Brouage, ramparts

Brouage, ramparts

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