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France
Granville
Manche

Basse-Normandie

Boulevard Vaufleury
(Square de l'Arsenal)

Georges Pléville Le Pelley

Granville 1726 - Paris 1805
the "privateer with the wooden leg", governor of the port of Marseilles, admiral, minister for the navy and the colonies, 1797-1798, and senator
(Wikipedia)
Serge Santucci & François Pougheol
2000

Granville /  Georges Pléville Le Pelley   Granville /  Georges Pléville Le Pelley

Description

Bronze statue on a granite rock.

Inscription(s)

AV CORSAIRE GRANVILLAIS
Georges PLEVILLE LE PELLEY
1726-1805

movsse · corsaire · officier de vaisseav
amiral · ministre · senatevr
qvebec · antilles · etats vnis
tvnis · marseille

Signature

Del. Pougheol | Sculp. Santucci | MM

Granville - Georges Pléville Le Pelley

Sculptors

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Location (N 48°50'5" - W 1°36'30")

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