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Fort de Romainville

This is a 19th Century fortress, used by the Nazi's from 1940 as a prison and transit camp. There is a memorial to those executed at the main gate. The fortress is easy to find due to the presence of a looming broadcast tower within. Unfortunately the effects of the fortress is spoilt somewhat by surrounding tower blocks. Entry was not possible.

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Source

  • Text: Mr Bojangles
  • Photos: Mr Bojangles