Sentence Examples

  • Only its massive outer walls, towers and ramparts are left.
  • Several old houses, some remains of the medieval ramparts and the Tour de l'Horloge, an ancient gateway, are also preserved.
  • The old ramparts and bastions (excluding the circuit of the citadel of 1591, now in great part demolished, in the south-east) make an enceinte of about 41 m., but the enclosed area is not all occupied by streets and houses.
  • The town is surrounded by avenues, which occupy the site of the ancient ramparts, remains of which are to be seen on the north side.
  • Since that year the ramparts have been levelled and their site occupied by public promenades and gardens.

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