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Longepierre: The Vaux and Petit Affair Trail

Information / Presentation

3km, 1h30.

Between 1851 and 1859 nearly two thirds of the village was destroyed by 25 arson attacks.  These fires were unjustly attributed to the local schoolteacher Pierre Vaux and his friend Jean-Baptiste Petit who were condemned to penal servitude for their alleged crimes.

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Address : Le bourg
71270 Longepierre
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