Petite Rivière de l'Artibonite

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Petite Rivière de l'Artibonite
Petite Rivière de l'Artibonite is located in Haiti
Petite Rivière de l'Artibonite
Petite Rivière de l'Artibonite
Location in Haiti
Coordinates: 19°08′0″N 72°29′0″W / 19.13333°N 72.48333°W / 19.13333; -72.48333
Country Flag of Haiti.svg Haiti
Department Artibonite
Arrondissement Dessalines

Petite Rivière de l'Artibonite is a town in the Artibonite Department of Haiti. It is located in the Artibonite Valley.

One of the important battles of the Haitian Revolution (1791–1804) was fought here at Crete Pierrot wherein Jean-Jacques Dessalines ravaged the French army led by Rochambeau.

Coordinates: 19°08′N 72°29′W / 19.133°N 72.483°W / 19.133; -72.483