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Fons sur Lussan

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Fons sur Lussan
Between Ceze and Ardeche rivers In the Cotes du Rhone Cevennes foothills Across the bridge from Avignon Near the Pont du Gard Around Uzes Tave river valley
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Fons sur Lussan
Fons sur Lussan
Population :: 175
Village   
festival ::
First weekend of August
Town hall :: 04 66 72 94 69
   
Fons sur Lussan 
Fons sur Lussan : surface 1049 hectares, altitude 290 m.
 
Aven des Cartouses: site of a village located on a plateau beneath the Rocher de Fons (485 m). From the Rocher, there is a view of the Mont Bouquet, the Mont Ventoux, and the Rhône Valley.
 
shops Grocery "la Grange," Bar "La Goulade"
heritage Ruins of an old castle. Inscription above the doorway of a house: "15/04/1817 l'année de la Paix" (4/15/1817, the year of the peace). Fountain, neo-Romanesque church from the 19th century in the shape of a Latin cross.
history Mentioned in 935. Seat of the priory of Saint Etienne, territory of Uzès.
production Phosphates, aromatic plants, grains, pasture, vineyards, lavender, sheep, goats, goat cheese.