La Loge

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La Loge
La Loge is located in France
La Loge
La Loge
Coordinates: 50°24′28″N 2°02′03″E / 50.4078°N 2.0342°E / 50.4078; 2.0342Coordinates: 50°24′28″N 2°02′03″E / 50.4078°N 2.0342°E / 50.4078; 2.0342
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Hesdin
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de l'Hesdinois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Roger Thuau
Area
 • Land1 0.6 km2 (0.2 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 193
 • Population2 density 320/km2 (830/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62521 / 62140
Elevation 100–116 m (328–381 ft)
(avg. 108 m or 354 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.

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

Geography[edit]

La Loge is situated some 12 miles (19 km) southeast of Montreuil-sur-Mer on the D108 road and at the edge of the forest of Hesdin.

History[edit]

La Loge was created as the hunting lodge for the Dukes of Burgundy and the Counts of Artois. In 1944-45, the village was bombed by the Allies, destroying the German V1 launch-pads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of La Loge
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 138 171 169 159 181 185 193
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 seventeenth century church of the Nativité-de-Notre-Dame.
  • A chapel dating from the seventeenth century.

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