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Angers (French pronunciation: [ɑ̃.ʒe]) is the main city in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France about 300 km (190 mi) south-west of Paris. Angers is located in the French region known by its pre-revolutionary, provincial name, Anjou, and its inhabitants are called Angevins.

Angers proper has a population of 157,000 inhabitants, while c. 283,000 live in its metropolitan area. The city traces its roots to early Roman times. It occupies both banks of the Maine, which is spanned by six bridges. The district along the river has flourishing nurseries and market gardens. It is known for its fresh produce and cut flowers.

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  • Copyright: Robert Bellac (bellac) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Silver Note Writer [C: 57 W: 17 N: 20] (184)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2009-00-00
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/5.6, 1/640 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2012-05-30 21:51
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