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Ebblinghem is located in France
Coordinates: 50°43′58″N 2°24′37″E / 50.7328°N 2.4103°E / 50.7328; 2.4103Coordinates: 50°43′58″N 2°24′37″E / 50.7328°N 2.4103°E / 50.7328; 2.4103
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Dunkerque
Canton Hazebrouck-Nord
Intercommunality l'Houtland
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Westeel
Area1 9.2 km2 (3.6 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 554
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59184 / 59173
Elevation 29–70 m (95–230 ft)
(avg. 36 m or 118 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.

Ebblinghem (from Flemish; Ebblingem in modern Dutch spelling) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Ebblinghem is the site of the Ebblinghem Military Cemetery, which contains over 440 graves, most of which are servicemen from Commonwealth countries killed in the First World War.


Arms of Ebblinghem
The arms of Ebblinghem are blazoned :
Argent, a fess azure between 7 ermine spots (4 and 3) (sable).

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