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Béziers in Hérault, Occitanie, France
 

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.

English translation:
Pépézuc
Roman statue, which is believed to represent the Emperor Tetricus’ son (late 3rd century), repairer of the Via Domitia in Beziers legend. The statue symbolizes the mythical hero savior of the city. Prior to the 13th century, the statue was erected near this location.
 
Location. 43° 20.582′ N, 3° 12.788′ E. Marker is in Béziers, Occitanie, in Hérault. Marker is at the intersection of Rue Française and Rue d'en Verdi on Rue Française. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3 Rue Française, Béziers, Occitanie 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,

Pepezuc Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 20, 2012
2. Pepezuc Marker
measured in a direct line); La Chapelle des Recollets (about 210 meters away); Béziers Se Souvient (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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Béziers.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 12, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 395 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 12, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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