Fressain

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Fressain
Fressain is located in France
Fressain
Fressain
Coordinates: 50°17′17″N 3°11′42″E / 50.288°N 3.195°E / 50.288; 3.195Coordinates: 50°17′17″N 3°11′42″E / 50.288°N 3.195°E / 50.288; 3.195
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Douai
Canton Arleux
Intercommunality Douaisis
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Didier Tassel
Area
 • Land1 6.39 km2 (2.47 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 925
 • Population2 density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59254 / 59234
Elevation 40–81 m (131–266 ft)
(avg. 83 m or 272 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.

Fressain is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

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Arms of Fressain
The arms of Fressain are blazoned :

Gules, 10 lozenges conjoined argent 3,3,3 and 1. (Fressain, Hergnies, Lallaing and Marpent use the same arms.)



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