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Jacques de Molay

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, September 7, 2012
1. Jacques De Molay Marker
Inscription. A cet endroit Jacques De Molay dernier Grand Maître de l’Order du Temple A été brûlé le 18 Mars 1314

(English translation by Google Translate with modifications:)
At this point Jacques De Molay last Grand Master Order of the Temple was burned March 18, 1314
 
Location. 48° 51.434′ N, 2° 20.443′ E. Marker is in Paris, Île-de-France. Touch for map. This marker is located at Square de Vert-Galant on Ile de la Cite. Access is by foot only. Marker is in this post office area: Paris, Île-de-France 75004, France.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Square du Vert-Galant (here, next to this marker); Sainte-Chapelle (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Ici s’elevait Le Chapelle Saint Michel du Palais (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); La Conciergerie (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Libération de Paris (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Tribunal de Commerce (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); La Liberté Éclairant le Monde (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); A Tous Les Français (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paris.
 
Also see . . .
1. Jacques de Molay - Encyclopedia Britannica. "Jacques de Molay, (born 1243, Molay, Fr.—died March 19, 1314, Paris), last grand

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By Barry Swackhamer, September 7, 2012
2. Jacques de Molay Marker
master of the Knights Templars, an order of knighthood founded during the Crusades that had attained extensive power and wealth. He failed to exercise effective leadership at the time of the suppression of the order by King Philip IV the Fair of France and Pope Clement V." (Submitted on December 4, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 

2. Knights Templar - Wikipedia. "The Poor Fellow-Soldiers of Christ and of the Temple of Solomon... commonly known as the Knights Templar, the Order of the Temple... or simply as Templars, were among the most famous of the Western Christian military orders. The organisation existed for nearly two centuries during the Middle Ages." (Submitted on December 4, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Additional keywords. Knights Templar
 
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