Place:Morvan, France

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NameMorvan
Alt namesMurvinussource: Hachette: Dictionnaire G$eograph. (1905)
TypeGeneral region
Located inFrance
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The Morvan is a mountainous massif lying just to the west of the Côte d'Or escarpment in Burgundy, France. It is a northerly extension of the Massif Central and is of Variscan age. It is composed of granites and basalts and formed a promontory extending northwards into the Jurassic sea.

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