Campagne-lès-Guines is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas de Calais region of France.
Geography [ edit ]
A farming village located 10 miles (16 km) south of
Calais, on the D248 and D215 road junction.
History [ edit ]
The meeting between
Francis I and Henry VIII took place here at Campagne-lès-Guînes in 1546 to conclude the peace treaty of Ardres, which saw Boulogne returned to the French crown, for a sizeable sum of money.
Population [ edit ]
Historical population of Campagne-lès-Guines
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.Martin, dating from the nineteenth century.
The nineteenth-century château..
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