Promenades Populle

In 1814, the town resisted the Austrian army for seven days with just two cannons. Following its capitulation, Mayor Populle succeeding in avoiding the ransacking of Roanne. A public garden is named in his honour.

Useful information

Address:

Promenade Populle, 42300 Roanne

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