Skip to Content

<

Saint-Malo #3 - Porte Saint-Louis

A cache by gdugardon Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 03/18/2011
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

Join now to view geocache location details. It's free!

Watch

How Geocaching Works

Please note Use of geocaching.com services is subject to the terms and conditions in our disclaimer.

Geocache Description:


Les portes de Saint Malo :
Saint Malo compte 8 portes :
-         La grande porte,
-         St Louis,
-         St Thomas ,
-         Dinan,
-         St Vincent,
-         St Pierre,
-         Les Bés,
-         Champs-Vauvert.

 

 

 

 

La Porte Saint Louis, ainsi nommée en l'honneur du Roi Louis IX, fait face à l'actuel bassin Vauban. Elle fut percée dans la courtine lors du troisième accroissement de 1721, et n'a été ouverte qu'en 1874 pour rapprocher du port le quartier de la rue de Toulouse, la plus longue des rues de l'intra-muros. Elle permettait ainsi de faciliter l'accès des passagers anglais, qui débarquaient alors sur le quai Saint-Louis.

 

 

The Porte Saint Louis, so named in honour of King Louis IX, faces the current pond Vauban. It was drilled in the curtain during the third increase of 1721, and was opened only in 1874 to move closer to the port to the ward of the  street of Toulouse, the longest of the streets of the intramural. It so allowed to facilitate the access of the English passengers, who off-loaded then on the quay Saint Louis.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Ovra à y'noev, ceèf q'ha peéarnh qrf erzcnegf
==========================================
Furygrerq arne n avpur va gur enzcnegf

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
-------------------------
N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

Find...

4,107 Logged Visits

Found it 3,907     Didn't find it 91     Write note 27     Temporarily Disable Listing 13     Enable Listing 14     Publish Listing 1     Needs Maintenance 8     Owner Maintenance 42     Update Coordinates 4     

View Logbook | View the Image Gallery of 240 images

**Warning! Spoilers may be included in the descriptions or links.

Current Time:
Last Updated:
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

Return to the Top of the Page

Reviewer notes

Use this space to describe your geocache location, container, and how it's hidden to your reviewer. If you've made changes, tell the reviewer what changes you made. The more they know, the easier it is for them to publish your geocache. This note will not be visible to the public when your geocache is published.