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THE ROYAL SALTWORKS AT ARC-ET-SENANS - FRANCE


The Royal Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans, near Besanšon, was built by Claude-Nicolas Ledoux. Its construction, begun in 1775 during the reign of Louis XVI, was the first major achievement of industrial architecture, reflecting the ideal of progress of the Enlightenment.

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Salines de Chaux