Marx Dormoy (Paris Métro)
|Paris Métro station|
|Location||18th arrondissement of Paris|
|Opened||23 August 1916|
The station is named after Marx Dormoy (1888–1941), a French socialist politician assassinated by Cagoulards. Until 1946 it was called Torcy after the Place de Torcy, named after Colbert de Torcy (1665–1746), who was a nephew of Colbert and a diplomat and Foreign Minister under Louis XIV.
Nearby is the church of Jeanne d'Arc, where Joan of Arc prayed on 3 September 1429 and the la Chapelle market.
|Line 12 platforms||Side platform, doors will open on the right|
|Southbound||← toward Mairie d'Issy (Marcadet – Poissonniers)|
|Northbound||toward Front Populaire (Porte de la Chapelle) →|
|Side platform, doors will open on the right|
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- Roland, Gérard (2003). Stations de métro. D’Abbesses à Wagram. Éditions Bonneton.