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Outrage over contaminated soil dump in Verdun

MONTREAL – Environmentalists and some recently elected officials are sounding the alarm after discovering 1,500 tonnes of toxic soil piled up in Verdun, a few dozen metres away from the St. 314 more words


[Café: Station W] The end of Procrastination

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Ouvrage du Coran

Here’s another aerial view coming from my collection; we’re once again in the North of Verdun, in August 1917. The photograph was taken with a 45° angle; that’s allows us to clearly see the lunar landscape (note the destroyed trees) and see some details of the “ 54 more words


Bois-le-Prêtre, April 1915

The location and the date of this picture are known thanks to a handwritten caption. Bois-le-Prêtre is a wood located near Pont-à-Mousson, in French Lorraine.




WSW of Verdun, was held by the Counts of Bar as a fief of the Bishops of Verdun (and so, although west of the Meuse, was not part of the Barrois mouvant, for which the Counts of Bar paid homage to the King of France, because it was not the Counts’ own land). 69 more words



Not pretty, quite dull, and still a lot of ice in places, so not boring to stroll through…