Pont St-Benezet France

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This bridge of children's song fame was built in the 12th century after a shepherd boy, Benezet, was commanded to do so by angels. It includes a chapel in which the saint was interred.

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319186
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43.954070° N, 4.804652° E

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Pont St-Benezet (France)
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April 11, 2015