Location pre-spotted by Film France network
55082
updated: 05/05/2017
Devil bridge
34150 Saint Jean de Fos
France
Contact the commission

Occitanie Film Commission - Montpellier

| +33 (0)4 67 64 95 68

55082
Devil bridge
34150 Saint Jean de Fos
France
Contact the commission

Occitanie Film Commission - Montpellier

| +33 (0)4 67 64 95 68

Credits: Languedoc-Roussillon Cinéma
Caption: Pont du Diable
Credits: Languedoc-Roussillon Cinéma
Caption: Pont du Diable
Credits: Languedoc-Roussillon Cinéma
Caption: Pont du Diable
Credits: Languedoc-Roussillon Cinéma
Caption: Pont du Diable
Location type
Categories
Gorge
Motorway
Bridge
Bridge (road)
River
Road
Environment
Roadside,
Countryside,
Riverside
General presentation
Location Condition Type
Well maintained
Location History
At the entrance of the Gorges de l'Hérault, it was built between 1025 and 1030. It is considered one of the oldest medieval bridge french and reflects the introduction of the first Romanesque art in the region. Included in the Supplementary Inventory of Historical Monuments in 1945, has since 1998, listed as World Heritage by UNESCO under the path of Saint Jacques de Compostela in France. Today, for crossing the river, go along the Pont Neuf, built in 1932.
Construction period
1931-1940,
XIth Century
Dominant style
Contemporary,
Gothic - Middle Ages,
Roman
Remarkable architectural elements
Arch - Arcade