Couturelle

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Couturelle
Coat of arms of Couturelle
Coat of arms
Couturelle is located in France
Couturelle
Couturelle
Coordinates: 50°12′33″N 2°30′03″E / 50.2092°N 2.5008°E / 50.2092; 2.5008Coordinates: 50°12′33″N 2°30′03″E / 50.2092°N 2.5008°E / 50.2092; 2.5008
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Avesnes-le-Comte
Intercommunality Deux Sources
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Tempez
Area1 2.1 km2 (0.8 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 87
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62253 / 62158
Elevation 130–171 m (427–561 ft)
(avg. 159 m or 522 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.

Couturelle is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

A small farming village located 15 miles (25 km) southwest of Arras at the junction of the D25 and D23 roads, on the border with the department of the Somme.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Couturelle
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 122 126 108 102 106 87
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Thomas, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery.
  • Remains of a 13th-century castle.
  • The eighteenth-century chateau.

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