Solesmes, Nord

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Solesmes
Solesmes Nord Hotel de Ville.jpg
Coat of arms of Solesmes
Coat of arms
Solesmes is located in France
Solesmes
Solesmes
Coordinates: 50°11′10″N 3°29′57″E / 50.1861°N 3.4992°E / 50.1861; 3.4992Coordinates: 50°11′10″N 3°29′57″E / 50.1861°N 3.4992°E / 50.1861; 3.4992
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Cambrai
Canton Solesmes
Intercommunality Pays Solesmois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Serge Machepy
Area1 23.25 km2 (8.98 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 4,767
 • Density 210/km2 (530/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59571 / 59730
Elevation 62–139 m (203–456 ft)
(avg. 70 m or 230 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.

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

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Solesmes
The arms of Solesmes are blazoned :
Sable, 3 crescents argent.



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