Surugue Square

The fountain in the square honours Cadet Roussel. This character of the famous French song is believed to be inspired by the misadventures of William Roussel (1743-1807), a huissier from Auxerre, as mentioned on a plaque under the arch of a passage leading to the clock tower.

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Place Surugue

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