Sully–Morland (Paris Métro)

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Sully–Morland (French pronunciation: ​[syli mɔʁlɑ̃]) is a station of the Paris Métro, France, named after the Pont de Sully and the Boulevard Morland. The Pont de Sully commemorates Maximilien de Béthune, Baron of Rosny, Duke of Sully (1560–1641), friend and Minister to King Henri IV. It crosses the Seine to the Île Saint-Louis and the Boulevard Saint-Germain. The Boulevard Morland was named after Colonel François-Louis Morlan (called "Morland", 1771–1805), who was killed at Austerlitz, with his body being repatriated in a barrel of rum.

Sully–Morland
Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Sully-Morland 2009.jpg
Location4th arrondissement of Paris
Île-de-France
France
Coordinates48°51′05″N 2°21′43″E / 48.851425°N 2.361894°E / 48.851425; 2.361894Coordinates: 48°51′05″N 2°21′43″E / 48.851425°N 2.361894°E / 48.851425; 2.361894
Owned byRATP
Operated byRATP
Other information
Fare zone1
History
Opened3 June 1930 (1930-06-03)
Services
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 7
Location
Sully–Morland is located in Paris
Sully–Morland
Sully–Morland
Location within Paris

Station layoutEdit

Street Level
B1 Connecting level
Line 7 platforms Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound     toward Villejuif–Louis Aragon or Mairie d'Ivry (Jussieu)
Northbound     toward La Courneuve–8 mai 1945 (Pont Marie)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Roland, Gérard (2003). Stations de métro. D’Abbesses à Wagram. Éditions Bonneton.