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Measuring 151m in length, the Madeleine viaduct is one of the first railway structures in France to be built in metal latticework on masonry piers.
The cave chapel is located above Monistrol-d'Allier. It is an important stage along the Way of St James. Nearby, from the 14th to the 17th century,...Voir
There is a 15th century stone cross near the apse. It shows St James dressed as a pilgrim, with his scallop shell and staff, and a Pietà.Voir
The metal truss bridge was designed by Gustave Eiffel in 1888. He had just finished working on the Garabit viaduct in the Cantal region. A pedestri...Voir