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Pont-Aven, Moulin. Watermill

Pont-Aven was a centre for milling along the river Aven which, at one time, powered fourteen water mills. The town was named in Breton « Bro goz ar milinou », which means the old country of mills, and it was known for its fourteen mills and fifteen houses.

Because of its milling industry, Pont-Aven became an important port.


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Taken on July 29, 2018