Captured in Bayeux, France which is in the Normandy region. Bayeux was first settled by the Romans in the 1st century BC and was later destroyed by the Vikings in the late 9th century. rebuilding began in earnest in the late 10th century. Bayeux still contains buildings from the 11th century. The water in these images is the river Aure. Bayeux is 13 miles from Omaha Beach but was never occupied in WWII so the town escaped significant war damage.