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Fondremand
France

La Romaine is a small river, sometimes capricious, which winds through the countryside to empty into the Saône, 25 km downstream, near Vellexon. In Fondremand, its source, at the foot of the tower, has long served as a large cattle trough before becoming a circular basin in 1972 to the delight of young and old.

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Uploaded: 26/10/2011
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