Labourse is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.
Geography [ edit ]
A large farming and light industrial village, situated some 3 miles (4.8 km) southeast of
Béthune and 22 miles (35.4 km) southwest of Lille on the D65 and the D943. The commune is also traversed by the A26 autoroute.
Population [ edit ]
Historical population of Labourse
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 ]
A nineteenth-century chateau.
The church of St. Martin, rebuilt in the 16th century.
The chapel, rebuilt, along with most of the village, after
World War I. A museum, telling of the deportations of
World War II.
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