The Fort Duchère or Fort Balmont is located in the 9th arrondissement of Lyon. Composed of five bastions built between 1844 and 1851 it was part of the primary fortifications of Lyon which includeFort de Caluire (now destroyed), Fort de Loyasse and Fort Saint-Jean.The peculiarity of this fort was its star shape, evoking the style of Vauban fortifications and constructions. It was destroyed in 1960 to build a sports complex.

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  • Le fort de la Duchère ou fort de Balmont est un fort situé dans le 9e arrondissement de Lyon. Composé de cinq bastions construits entre 1844 et 1851, il faisait partie de la première ceinture de Lyon. La particularité de ce fort était sa forme en étoile, évoquant le style des fortifications et constructions de Vauban. Il sera détruit dans les années 1960 pour édifier un complexe sportif. (fr)
  • The Fort Duchère or Fort Balmont is located in the 9th arrondissement of Lyon. Composed of five bastions built between 1844 and 1851 it was part of the primary fortifications of Lyon which includeFort de Caluire (now destroyed), Fort de Loyasse and Fort Saint-Jean.The peculiarity of this fort was its star shape, evoking the style of Vauban fortifications and constructions. It was destroyed in 1960 to build a sports complex. (en)
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  • The entrance of the fort de la Duchère.
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  • demolished 1960
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  • Le fort de la Duchère ou fort de Balmont est un fort situé dans le 9e arrondissement de Lyon. Composé de cinq bastions construits entre 1844 et 1851, il faisait partie de la première ceinture de Lyon. La particularité de ce fort était sa forme en étoile, évoquant le style des fortifications et constructions de Vauban. Il sera détruit dans les années 1960 pour édifier un complexe sportif. (fr)
  • The Fort Duchère or Fort Balmont is located in the 9th arrondissement of Lyon. Composed of five bastions built between 1844 and 1851 it was part of the primary fortifications of Lyon which includeFort de Caluire (now destroyed), Fort de Loyasse and Fort Saint-Jean.The peculiarity of this fort was its star shape, evoking the style of Vauban fortifications and constructions. It was destroyed in 1960 to build a sports complex. (en)
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  • Fort de la Duchère (fr)
  • Fort de la Duchere (en)
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  • (Fort de Balmont) (en)
  • Fort de la Duchère (en)
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