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Porte de la Craffe.
This is the oldest of the town?s gateways erected in 1336 by Duke Jean the first. The two massive towers were added in 1463 and used as a prison until the middle of the 19th century. Up to 1610 it was the gate by which the dukes made their solemn entry into their capital.

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  • Written Aug 25, 2002
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