"Cambrai, FR" Cambrai by dromosapien

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Porte de Paris

- Paris gate, previously named Porte du Saint-Sépulcre

constructed: 14th century
restored: 1904
architect: Verdez
location: 76 Avenue de la Victoire

Beffroi

- belfry, bell tower

constructed: 1447-1474
damaged: 1528 by lightning, 1595 during a siege
reconstructed: 1736
height: 62.5 meters / 205 feet
location: Rue du beffroi & Rue du 11 Novembre

Hôtel de Ville

- city hall

constructed: 1786
architects: Jacques Denis Antoine & Jardin
reconstructed: 1877
architects: Renaud & Guillaume
destroyed: 1918 by fire
reconstructed: 1932
ocation: Place Aristide Briand

  • Last visit to Cambrai: Nov 2012
  • Intro Written Dec 10, 2012
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