Eccles, Nord

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Eccles
Commune
Eccles (Nord, Fr) mairie.jpg
Coat of arms of Eccles
Coat of arms
Eccles is located in France
Eccles
Eccles
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Eccles is located in Hauts-de-France
Eccles
Eccles
Coordinates: 50°12′21″N 4°06′10″E / 50.2058°N 4.1027°E / 50.2058; 4.1027Coordinates: 50°12′21″N 4°06′10″E / 50.2058°N 4.1027°E / 50.2058; 4.1027
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementAvesnes-sur-Helpe
CantonFourmies
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Cœur de l'Avesnois
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jean-Claude Ansiaux
Area13.54 km2 (1.37 sq mi)
Population (2015)289
 • Density25/km2 (65/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code59186 /59740
Elevation170–223 m (558–732 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 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.

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

It is about 15 km (9.3 mi) southeast of Maubeuge.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Eccles
The arms of Eccles are blazoned :

Argent, 3 lions gules, armed, langued and crowned Or. (Eccles, Nord and Villers-Sire-Nicole use the same arms.)



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