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Coat of arms of Craywick
Coat of arms
Craywick in the arrondissement of Dunkirk
Craywick in the arrondissement of Dunkirk
Coordinates: 50°58′16″N 2°14′13″E / 50.971°N 2.237°E / 50.971; 2.237Coordinates: 50°58′16″N 2°14′13″E / 50.971°N 2.237°E / 50.971; 2.237
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Dunkirk
Canton Gravelines
Intercommunality Dunkerque grand littoral
 • Mayor (2001–2008) André Hennebert
Area1 7.73 km2 (2.98 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 464
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59159 /59279
Elevation 0–8 m (0–26 ft)
(avg. 2 m or 6.6 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.

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


Arms of Craywick
The arms of Craywick are blazoned :

Gules, an escarbuncle pommy and fleury Or, the middle branch ending in a crozier Or, all within a bordure compony argent and sable. (Craywick and Saint-Momelin use the same arms.)

One of the very few places in France with an English name.


Craywick church

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