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Beziers in Hérault Départment, Languedoc-Roussillon, France — Southeast Coast (Mediterranean Sea)
 

Pepezuc

 
 
Pepezuc Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 20, 2012
1. Pepezuc Marker
Inscription. Statue Romaine que l’on pense représenter l’empereur Tetricus fils (fin du IIIe siècle). réparateur de la voie domitienne dans la légende Biteroise, cette statue symbolise le héros mythique sauveur de la cité. Antérieurement au XIIIe siècle, elle etait erigée a proximité de cet emplacement.

[Translation by Google Translate (with modifications):
Pépézuc
Roman statue, which is believed to represent the Emperor Tetricus’ son (late third century), repairer of the Via Domitia in Beziers legend. The statue symbolizes the mythical hero savior of the city. Prior to the thirteenth century, the statue was erected near this location.
 
Location. 43° 20.582′ N, 3° 12.788′ E. Marker is in Beziers, Languedoc-Roussillon, in Hérault Départment. Marker is at the intersection of Rue Francaise and Rue d'en Verdi on Rue Francaise. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1-3 Rue Francaise, Beziers, Languedoc-Roussillon 34500, France.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hôtel de Ville (within shouting distance of this marker); Les Halles (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); La Chapelle des Recollets (about 210 meters away); Béziers Se Souvient

Pepezuc Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 20, 2012
2. Pepezuc Marker
(approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Beziers Citizens Murdered (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Pierre Paul Riquet (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Ici Naquit Beziers (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); [Gare du Beziers] (approx. 0.9 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Beziers.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
 
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