Cosrou

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Cosrou
Town and commune
Cosrou is located in Ivory Coast
Cosrou
Cosrou
Location in Côte d'Ivoire
Coordinates: 5°19′N 4°40′W / 5.317°N 4.667°W / 5.317; -4.667
Country  Côte d'Ivoire
Region Lagunes Region
Department Dabou Department
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Cosrou is a small coastal town and commune in the Dabou Department of Côte d'Ivoire.[1] By road it is located 32.5 kilometres (20.2 mi) west of Dabou and 79.4 kilometres (49.3 mi) west of Abidjan and lies on Cosrou Bay (Baie de Cosrou). The commune borders Toupah to the east. The area is dominated by about 3500 hectares of savanna and plantations.[2][3][4] J. L. Tournier was chief of the commune (cercle) in the mid to late 1940s.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Situation économique de la Côte d'Ivoire. Ministère des finances, des affaires économiques et du plan, Direction de la statistique et des études économiques et démographiques. 1972. 
  2. ^ Sols et végétation des régions tropicales. Commission for Technical Co-operation in Africa, UNESCO. 1961. p. 31. 
  3. ^ Bulletin mensuel. January 1979. 
  4. ^ Les 500 premières entreprises d'Afrique noire. Ediafric, La Documentation africaine (Firm). 1984. p. 21. 
  5. ^ Bulletin de l'Institut français d'Afrique noire. Librairie Larose. 1951. p. 1114. 


Coordinates: 5°19′N 4°40′W / 5.317°N 4.667°W / 5.317; -4.667