Open main menu
English: The roadstead of Brest (rade de Brest) is a roadstead or bay located in the Finistère department in Brittany in northwestern France. The surface area is about 180 km² (70 sq mi). The port of Brest is located on its northern edge and one of the two French naval bases. It is linked to the Atlantic Ocean (called the Iroise Sea at this point) by the Goulet de Brest, a strait about 1.8 km wide. Three main rivers drain into the roadstead: the Penfeld (the first buildings of the naval base were built on
Français : La rade de Brest est une grande baie de 180 km² située dans le Finistère en France. Elle est reliée à l'océan Atlantique, nommé à cet endroit la mer d'Iroise, par un passage large de 1,8 km qui se nomme le goulet de Brest.

Subcategories

This category has the following 11 subcategories, out of 11 total.

A

C

F

I

M

P

Î

Pages in category "Rade de Brest"

The following 3 pages are in this category, out of 3 total.

Media in category "Rade de Brest"

The following 87 files are in this category, out of 87 total.