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The source of Versailles water

Ever wonder where the water for the water of the ponds and fountains of Versailles came from... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2014
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Reviewed 2 December 2014

Ever wonder where the water for the water of the ponds and fountains of Versailles came from? Right out of the Sein river at Bougival, France. A French engineering marvel, completed in 1684. King Louis XIV needed a large water supply for his fountains at...More

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