Anse aux Anglais

Anse aux Anglais or English Bay is a small coastal village located in the north of the island of Rodrigues in the Indian Ocean. Its name, French for "English Bay," is apparently linked with the fact that English troops landed on its beach in 1809 during the Napoleonic Wars between France and Great Britain.

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is an island which is part of the Republic of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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Town
The village of serves as the capital of the island of Rodrigues, a dependency of . Photo: Wikimedia, Copyrighted free use.

Village
is a coastal village located on the island of Rodrigues in the Indian Ocean. is situated 3½ km southwest of Anse aux Anglais.

Anse aux Anglais

Latitude
-19.6751° or 19° 40' 30.3" south
Longitude
63.433° or 63° 25' 58.9" east
Open Location Code
5JG58CFM+X6
Elevation
114 metres (374 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2261656143
Geo­Names ID
1547480
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