Paris in Paris, Île-de-France, France
Square Aristade Caviaillé-Coll
—Mairie de Paris —
This square is located on one of the highest points in the district (52 m): a mound once dubbed the "Old Mountain". The Church of St. Vincent de Paul, built during the Restoration is a realization of architects Hittorff and Lepère and is based on Roman-Byzantine basilicas. Formerly Square Saint-Vincent-de-Paul, the square is now named for organist Aristide Cavaillé-Coll.
Location. 48° 52.69′ N, 2° 21.109′ E. Marker is in Paris, Île-de-France, in Paris. Marker is at the intersection of Rue d'Abbeville and Rue la Fayette, on the right when traveling north on Rue d'Abbeville. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Paris, Île-de-France 75010, France.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Église Saint-Vincent-de-Paul (a few steps from this marker); Gare du Nord A la Memoire des Cheminots de la Region du Nord (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Jewish Student Memorial (approx. half a kilometer away); Accès Guimard (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Cour Cadet (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Passages Jouffroy et Verdean (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); Square Louise-Michel (approx. one kilometer away). Click for a list of all markers in Paris.
Regarding Square Aristade Caviaillé-Coll. The organs in the Church of St. Vincent de Paul were designed and installed by Aristide Cavaillé-Coll.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia entry for Paris' Saint-Vincent-de-Paul church. (Submitted on July 25, 2015, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
2. Wikipedia entry for Aristide Cavaillé-Coll. (Submitted on July 25, 2015, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
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