Lebucquière

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Lebucquière
Lebucquière is located in France
Lebucquière
Lebucquière
Coordinates: 50°06′47″N 2°58′01″E / 50.1131°N 2.9669°E / 50.1131; 2.9669Coordinates: 50°06′47″N 2°58′01″E / 50.1131°N 2.9669°E / 50.1131; 2.9669
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Bertincourt
Intercommunality Canton of Bertincourt
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Milluy
Area1 4.75 km2 (1.83 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 233
 • Density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62493 / 62124
Elevation 101–127 m (331–417 ft)
(avg. 112 m or 367 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.

Lebucquière is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated 18 miles (29 km) southeast of Arras, on the D18 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Lebucquière
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 301 303 282 253 251 231 233
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.Jacques, rebuilt along with the rest of the village, following World War I.
  • The Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery.
  • The building across from the green in Lebucquière used to have the text "CAFE DE LA PLACE" written on it when it was a cafe. When the building became residential, the text was changed to "FACE A LA PLACE."
  • The house directly in front of the green of Lebucquière was the home of Christian Carion, a famous French director.

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