Sentence Examples with the word pont

The Pont des Trous over the Scheldt, with towers at each end, was built in 1290, and among many other interesting buildings there are some old houses still in occupation which date back to the 13th century.

A short line, branching from the Tunis-Zaghwan line, was carried south-west to Pont du Fahs.

See also the Vie de Saint Thomas, by Garnier de Pont Sainte Maxence (ed.

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A monument to Joubert at Bourg was razed by order of Louis XVIII., but another memorial was afterwards erected at Pont de Vaux.

The river is embanked and is crossed by the Pont Doumer, a fine railway bridge over i m.

Fenetre de Champorcher (Cogne to Champorcher), bridle path (E) Col de Vaudet (Isere Valley to the Val Grisanche), foot path Col de Bardoney (Cogne to Pont Canavese), snow (E).

Natural curiosities are the Pont d'Arc, over the Ardeche, and the Chaussee des Geants, near Vals.

His mind was made up, and on the 4th of May he resigned his chaplaincy at Noyon and his rectorship at Pont l'Eveque.

PIERRE SAMUEL DU PONT DE NEMOURS (1739-1817), French political economist and statesman, was born at Paris on the 14th of September 1739.

This quarter has been pierced by several straight roads, one of which, crossing the Mahmudiya canal by the Pont Neuf, leads to Gabbari, the most westerly part of the city and an industrial and manufacturing region, possessing asphalt works and oil, rice and paper mills.