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|Intercommunality||Canton of Fauquembergues|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Alain Deblock|
|• Land1||14.63 km2 (5.65 sq mi)|
|• Population2 density||41/km2 (110/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||62153 / 62960|
|Elevation||85–180 m (279–591 ft)
(avg. 102 m or 335 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.
A village situated 12 miles (19 km) south of Saint-Omer, on the D130 road.
- The church of St. Vaast, dating from the thirteenth century.
- The remains of the old chateau, where a truce between France and Spain was signed in 1537.
- The present-day château. The building dates from 1755. It was confiscated during the French Revolution and sold for use as a sugar beet factory. It was sold again in 1839 to the Baron de Vilmarest.
- Bomy on the Quid website (French)
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