[Translation by Google Translate (with modifications):
Capestang has experienced several successive enclosures for accommodate growth during the late Middle Ages. This wall belongs to the last vestige, built at the request of the Archbishop of Narbonne in 1356, in the midst Hundred Years War. The previous year, a raid by the Black Prince had devastated the region.]
Location. 43° 19.627′ N, 3° 2.567′ E. Marker is in Capestang, Languedoc-Roussillon, in Hérault Département. Marker is at the intersection of Rue Carnot and Rue Victor Hugo on Rue Carnot. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 21 Rue Carnot, Capestang, Languedoc-Roussillon 34310, France.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Le Domaine CASTRES (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); La maison Lignon (about 120 meters away); La collégiale Saint Etienne (about 150 meters away); Rafle Du 9 Juin 1944
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 340 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.