Le Mont-Saint-Michel in Manche, Normandie, France
—UNESCO World Heritage Site —
L’inscription sur cette liste consacre la valeur universelle et exceptionnelle de ce site et la volonté de chacun de contribuer à sa sauvegarde au bénéfice de l’humanité.
Mont Saint-Michel and its bay are listed as a World Heritage Cultural and Natural site by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Being included on this list is testament to the outstanding universal value of this site and the willingness of everyone to contribute to its preservation for the benefit of humanity.
28 Avril 1984
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization marker series.
Location. 48° 38.103′ N, 1° 30.633′ W. Marker is in Le Mont-Saint-Michel, Normandie, in Manche. Marker is on Grand Rue. Touch for map.
Regarding Le Mont-Saint-Michel. On the lower right of the marker are the words, "Cornille Havard Fondeur à Villedieu." This is the name of the foundry that cast the marker.
Also see . . .
1. History. The Mont-Saint-Michel Office of Tourism presents the history of.... (Submitted on September 22, 2015.)
2. The Massive and Controversial Attempt to Preserve One of the World’s Most Iconic Islands. The Smithsonian Magazine (June 2014) presents a history of Mont-Saint-Michel and details the some of the proposed solutions to the problem of the silting up of the bay surrounding Mont-Saint-Michel. (Submitted on September 22, 2015.)
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