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Rue de la Roquette - Paris (France)

Rue de la Roquette 05/02/2019 18h32

A moment between day and night on the corner of the Rue de la Roquette and Place Léon Blum. Point of view is the Rue Auguste Laurent.

 

Rue de la Roquette

The Rue de la Roquette, very old road or street to the suburbs (faubourgs) of eastern Paris, allowed to join the convent of the Hospitallers of Roquette from the Porte Saint-Antoine. Nowadays this street connects Place de la Bastille with Père Lachaise.

This street has a length of 1,505 meters and its width varies from 20 to 33 meters.

Rue de la Roquette was already visible on a map of Paris in the year 1672 (le plan de Rochefort).

[ Source and more Info: Wikipedia - Rue de la Roquette ]

 

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Taken on February 5, 2019