Aqueduc de Louveciennes, Louveciennes

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L'Aqueduc de Louveciennes (Louveciennes Aqueduct), sometimes called Aqueduc de Marly (Marly Aqueduct) is an aqueduct built in the 17th century under the reign of Louis XIV, located in Louveciennes (now in the French département of the Yvelines, in the west suburb of Paris). Now out of service, the aqueduct has been listed as a Monument historique since 1953. It was a part of the hydraulic network intended to provide water for the Château de Marly and the Gardens of Versailles from the Seine river, using a huge pump called the Machine de Marly.

The aqueduct consists of 36 arches. Its length is 643m for a width varying from 2 to 4.4m, and a height from 10 to 20 metres.
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  • Wtih aquaducts, we think about the Roman ones of which brilliant examples can be found in the south of France. Who would expect one so close to Paris ? Not Roman, obviously, it dates from the 17th...  more »
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  • calm. Beautiful monument in perfect state of preservation. Plus, petanque club right next door
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