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FR 422 Les Onglous (Canal du Midi)
latitude 43° 20' 24.1" N
longitude 3° 32' 23.2" E

It marks the entrance from the sound into the Canal du Midi. Built in the late 1600s, the Canal du Midi provided (and still provides) a water connection between the Mediterranean and the Garonne, which flows into the Atlantic below Bordeaux. Located at the canal entrance, about 1.5 km south of Marseillan. ARLHS # FRA-376 (E 0568)

Les Onglous

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