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|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Philippe Dubus|
|• Land1||6.06 km2 (2.34 sq mi)|
|• Population2 Density||40/km2 (100/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||62414 / 62156|
|Elevation||48–86 m (157–282 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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 small farming village situated 12 miles (19 km) southeast of Arras, at the junction of the D939 and the D9 roads.
|From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.|
Places of interest
- The Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery, which contains 97 known burials of the First World War, roughly 25 unknown burials and a memorial to 4 men who are believed to be buried in the cemetery.
- The church of St.Michel, rebuilt, as was the entire village, after World War I.
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