Le Transloy

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Le Transloy
Le Transloy is located in France
Le Transloy
Le Transloy
Coordinates: 50°03′36″N 2°53′39″E / 50.06°N 2.8942°E / 50.06; 2.8942Coordinates: 50°03′36″N 2°53′39″E / 50.06°N 2.8942°E / 50.06; 2.8942
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Bapaume
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Région de Bapaume
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Capon
Area
 • Land1 10.41 km2 (4.02 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 424
 • Population2 density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62829 / 62450
Elevation 108–151 m (354–495 ft)
(avg. 110 m or 360 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Le Transloy is situated 18 miles (29 km) south of Arras, at the junction of the N17 and the D19 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Le Transloy
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 421 447 405 399 390 371 424
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.Nicholas, rebuilt along with the rest of the village, following World War I.
  • A memorial to 800 French soldiers killed during fighting around Bapaume, in 1914.

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