Thursday, June 24, 2010

France - Bridge at the Citadel of Port-Louis 路易港堡壘的橋


Stamp Issue : 1976-12-04 

The three-arch bridge is located at the entrance of the Citadel of Port-Louis in Port-Louis in the Morbihan department in Bretagne in north-western France.
The citadel of Port-Louis was built between 1590 and 1598 during the Spanish occupation and then rebuilt in 1626 by France itself. It served as a prison and torture center during the German occupation in the Second World War.


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