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 Ille-et-Vilaine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Major rivers running through it are the Ille, the Vilaine, the Rance and the Couesnon.
The population has grown over the last few decades and was estimated at 903,400 in January 2003.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ille-et-Vilaine   (180 words)

  
 Vitré, Ille-et-Vilaine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Vitré (Breton: Gwitreg; Gallo: Vitræ) is a French town and commune, located in the Ille-et-Vilaine département, in Brittany.
Vitré, old sub-prefecture (until 1926) and chief town of canton of almost 17,000 inhabitants, with the doors of Brittany, the meeting of Normandy, Maine and Anjou, obtained the label town of Art and History because of its very rich inheritance.
According to subdelegated, Vitré counted approximately 14,000 inhabitants in 1762, for the majority of the craftsmen of the fabric and knitting.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Vitr%C3%A9,_Ille-et-Vilaine   (2538 words)

  
 Redon, Ille-et-Vilaine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This small town is situated and at the juncture of the Oust and Vilaine rivers, which makes it well known for its autumn and winter floods.
In the middle ages, Redon benefited from maritime commerce due to its location on the Vilaine.
Very little information exists about this area prior to 832, however it would seem that there was a parish by the name of Riedones which gave the town its name.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Redon_(France)   (230 words)

  
 Brittany: Ille et Vilaine
Rennes (Roazhon in Breton) stands on the junction of the Vilaine and Ille rivers and is the capital of Ille-et-Vilaine and indeed Brittany.
Ille-et-Vilaine named after two of its rivers River Ille and the River Vilaine was one of the original 83 departments created during the French Revolution on March 4, 1790.
The city has two universities and by having such a large number of students in the city it ensure that there is a profusion of bookshops, cafes and bistros.
www.southbrittanycottage.com /Brittany_Illeetvilaine.htm   (327 words)

  
 Kids.net.au - Encyclopedia Ille-et-Vilaine -
Ille-et-Vilaine is a French département, number 35, named after the Ille[?] and Vilaine[?] rivers.
www.kidsseek.com /encyclopedia-wiki/il/Ille-et-Vilaine   (64 words)

  
 Search Results for "Ille-et-Vilaine"
203,533), capital of Ille-et-Vilaine dept., NW France, at the junction of the Vilaine and Ille rivers.
www.bartleby.com /cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?FILTER=&query=Ille-et-Vilaine   (147 words)

  
 Ille-et-Vilaine (Department, France)
The flag of the General Council (Conseil Général) of Ille-et-Vilaine is made of the logotype of the General Council placed on a white field.
Interestingly, the official name of the departement requires hyphens (Ille-et-Vilaine), which are omitted on the flag.
The department is named after the rivers Ille and Vilaine (225 km), tributary of the Channel.
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 Redon, Ille-et-Vilaine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This small town is situated and at the juncture of the Oust and Vilaine rivers, which makes it well known for its autumn and winter floods.
In the middle ages, Redon benefited from maritime commerce due to its location on the Vilaine.
Redon is a town and commune in Brittany, France.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Redon_(France)   (130 words)

  
 French Departmental Information for Ille et Vilaine
French Property for sale in Ille et Vilaine
To the south, Vitré is a charming medieval town with cobbled streets and half-timbered houses and an imposing medieval Chateau overlooking the Vilaine valley.
Rennes is the capital of Brittany and a charming picturesque city with some fine squares, old timbered houses, cobbled pedestrian streets and charming gardens including a 10 hectare botanic park.
www.sifex.co.uk /department_details.asp?id=24&RID=14   (429 words)

  
 Saint-Malo (Municipality, Ille-et-Vilaine, France)
The brotherhood was officially recognized in 1853 by Emperor Napoléon III as the Congrégation enseignante et hospitalière des Soeurs de Saints-Noms de Jésus et Marie.
In 1852, she founded the brotherhood of the Saints Coeurs de Jésus et Marie (Holy Hearts of Jesus and Mary).
She inherited all the goods from Henri Lemarie in 1846 and decided to use them for the assistance to the old poor.
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 Saint-Malo (Municipality, Ille-et-Vilaine, France): Municipal coat of arms
The shield is surmonted by a golden mural crown made of the two big towers of the Grand'Porte flanked by two elements of the rampart walls.
Gules a portcullis issuant in base or ensigned by an ermine passant argent langued sable gorged of the second with a scarf ermine.
However, on the coat of arms given by several sources, the scarf of the ermine is not yellow but...
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 Ille et Vilaine Article, IlleVilaine Information
Major rivers running through it are the Ille,the Vilaine, the Rance and the Couesnon.
www.anoca.org /article/background/ille_et_vilaine.html   (386 words)

  
 ILLE-ET-VILAINE - LoveToKnow Article on ILLE-ET-VILAINE
The department takes its name from its two principal rivers, the Ille and the Vilaine.
The Vilaine receives the Meu and the Seiche, which are both navigable.
The former joins the Vilaine at Rennes after a course of 18 m.
www.1911ency.org /I/IL/ILLE_ET_VILAINE.htm   (740 words)

  
 Rennes --  Encyclopædia Britannica
It is situated at the confluence of the Ille and Vilaine rivers.
The town was almost completely destroyed by fire in 1720 and was rebuilt from a plan that gave it wide, regular streets and a main axis running east and west along the canalized Vilaine.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9063202   (521 words)

  
 Ille-et-Vilaine
Lycéens et aide-éducateurs d'Ille-et-Vilaine et des Côtes d'Armor jeudi dans les rues de Rennes Près de 3.000 lycéens et a.
La Vilaine en crue à Langon le 30 décembre La préfecture d'Ille-et-Vilaine a annoncé également une remontée du niveau des.
www.infoplease.com /ce6/world/A0824977.html   (145 words)

  
 REDON - LoveToKnow Article on REDON
Redori is situated on the right bank of the Vilaine, above the confluence of the Oust and on the canal from Nantes to Brest.
To properly cite this REDON article in your work, copy the complete reference below:
Redon grew up round a monastery founded in the first half of the 9th century.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /R/RE/REDON.htm   (145 words)

  
 ILLE-ET-VILAINE - LoveToKnow Article on ILLE-ET-VILAINE
In addition to the capital, Fougres, St Malo, St Servan Redon, Vitr, Dol, Dinard and Cancale TABLE 11.Illegitimate are the towns of chief importance and Country.
The Vilaine receives the Meu and the Seiche, which are both navigable.
The former joins the Vilaine at Rennes after a course of 18 m.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /I/IL/ILLE_ET_VILAINE.htm   (145 words)

  
 Comité du Tourisme de Haute-Bretagne, Ille et Vilaine Pays de Vilaine
The fruit of a harmonious relationship between land and water, Redon is situated at the meeting of the rivers Vilaine and Oust.
During the nineteenth century, with the opening of the Ille-et-Rance canal and the canal from Nantes to Brest, Redon became an important centre for inland water transport.
If you go down towards the Vilaine to the old picturesque port of Redon, you will come across the ship-owners’ houses whose ground floors were once used as warehouses.
www.bretagne35.com /scripts/uk/20visitez/PaysVilaine.htm   (145 words)

  
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 NANTES Vacation Rental - Europe France, Ille-et-Vilaine Vacation Rental
The city of La Roche-Bernard, overhanging the valley of the Vilaine river has countless, 11th, 12th and 13th century house, as witness of its merchant past.
On many occasions the barons of la Roche-Bernard were president of the Brittany nobility counsel.
www.dreamspaces.net /properties/piH9gA00.shtml   (379 words)

  
 Brittany tourism : travel - Ads
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 Ille-et-Vilaine, Brittany, France - intoFrance
Situated at the confluence of the rivers Vilaine and Oust, and the Nantes-Brest canal is Redon, another “little Venice”.
A walk around old, pre-fire Rennes is recommended: Les Portes Mordelaises (the 15th century ramparts), St Pierre cathedral and the 16th century architecture of Place des Lices — the Saturday morning market is one of the largest in France and a real spectacle.
This time the nickname is justified as the town is criss-crossed with waterways and numerous bridges.
www.intofrance.co.uk /destinations/guides/department.asp?departmentID=20   (1080 words)

  
 Ille-et-Vilaine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Major rivers running through it are the Ille, the Vilaine, the Rance and the Couesnon.
The population has grown over the last few decades and was estimated at 903,400 in January 2003.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ille-et-Vilaine   (1080 words)

  
 Ille-et-Vilaine
Rennes is the capital of Ille et Vilaine, and what a vibrant city it is! There is a great charm in its medieval streets, and the 50,000 students who study here ensure that there is a profusion of bookshops, cafes and bistros.
It has a wonderful triangular castle with impressively tall turrets, and within the town there are some well-preserved 15th- and 16th-century houses that are most appealing.
Redon is much smaller, but used to be a port of some importance until the river silted up.
www.pvf.dircon.co.uk /BCH-7B(Ille-et-Vilaine).html   (1080 words)

  
 ufo - UFOS at close sight: the 1954 French flap, France 1954, November 4, Redon, Ille-et-Vilaine
ufo - UFOS at close sight: the 1954 French flap, France 1954, November 4, Redon, Ille-et-Vilaine
Jean Sider notes that Diunnay must be quite a small hamlet of Redon, and that the newspaper gives unfortunately sparse information on the event.
[611] "Le dossier 1954 et l'imposture rationaliste", book by Jean Sider, Ramuel publisher, page 127, 1997.
ufologie.net /1954/4nov1954redon.htm   (1080 words)

  
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Redon is at the intersection of the Ille-et-Vilaine, Loire-Atalantique and Morbihan Departments.
Ville phare des Pays de la Vilaine; Redon est un ptle de diveloppement dans les services, l'industrie, le tourisme fluvial, le commerce, les nouvelles technologies et l'enseignement supirieur.
Visit the region of Haute-Bretagne andgt; Redon et le Pays de Vilaine practical info     Enjoy the silence of the Saint-Sauveur cloisters and the breathtaking view over the superb Roman tower of the...
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 La biographie d'Alain Madelin
Il collabore à "Etudes Sociales et Syndicales" et travaille sur les liens du mouvement ouvrier avec le libéralisme français du XIX siècle.
Et il est vrai que pour un certain establishment -sur lequel il a toujours porté un regard ironique-- il est toujours le vilain petit canard.
Et lorsqu'en 1973, année de son mariage, Giscard d'Estaing lui demande de représenter les couleurs des Républicains Indépendants dans un fief communiste de la banlieue de Paris, le jeune avocat quitte définitivement les salles des tribunaux pour les tribunes des meetings.
www.alainmadelin.com /biographie/index.html   (1080 words)

  
 Les inondations de janvier 2001 en Ille-et-Vilaine
Samedi 6 et dimanche 7 janvier, le pays de Redon, situé à 40 km de l'embouchure de la Vilaine, et à peine plus haut que le niveau de la mer, a fait une nouvelle fois office de gouttière géante pour une quinzaine de cours d'eau qui y rejoignent l'Oust ou la Vilaine.
Et quand elle ouvre la porte qui donne sur le jardin, c’est la désolation...
Et puis, il y a aussi eu la tempête de 98.
www.rennes.maville.com /htm/dossiers/inondations/0801.htm   (1080 words)

  
 Ille et Vilaine Holidays - Hotels, Gites, Villas, Holiday, Cottages, Vacation, Rentals, Homes, Apartments
Ille et Vilaine Holidays - Hotels, Gites, Villas, Holiday, Cottages, Vacation, Rentals, Homes, Apartments
Clos du Pont Martin B&B, Saint Briac sur Mer, Ille et Vilaine
La Malouiniere des Longchamps, Saint-Jouan, Ille et Vilaine
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