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November 23, 2008
La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite 120204 12100
Aveyron Midi-Pyrénées
44.125 3.223 420 m

The mill of Corp, on Right Bank of Dourbie, between Saint-Véran and La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite.
The bridge of Corp, bridge in back of ass of XVème century.
Source of the mill of Corp, the most important source of the low valley of Dourbie, which corresponds to the resurgence of the brook of Garenne and can be also of Trèvezel.

One sight, Mill of Corp
Other sight, Bridge of Corp

Dourbie is a Cevennes river. It takes its source in Linguas in the south of the mountain of Aigoual, in the Gard district.
It also runs in the department of Aveyron and is thrown, after 920 m of unevenness and 96 km of course through throats and valleys between le Causse Noir and le Causse of Larzac, in Millau in the Tarn, itself flow from the Garonne.
Its irregular and seasonal course with known the minimal flow of 2,9 cubic meters a second, to reach up to 728 cubic mètres a second maximum flow.
Dourbie is famous near the trout fishermen.

La Roque-Sainte-Marguerite is a french commune, located in the department of Aveyron of the Midi-Pyrenees area, populated of 172 Margueritois, divided on 50 km², that is to say 3 hab./km².

The commune is made up of 3 villages: La Roque, in the valley of Dourbie river; Saint-Véran, cradle of the family of Montcalm, on the buttresses of Causse Noir and Pierrefiche on Causse of Larzac.

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