Lirey

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Lirey
War memorial
War memorial
Lirey is located in France
Lirey
Lirey
Coordinates: 48°09′27″N 4°02′53″E / 48.1575°N 4.0481°E / 48.1575; 4.0481Coordinates: 48°09′27″N 4°02′53″E / 48.1575°N 4.0481°E / 48.1575; 4.0481
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Aube
Arrondissement Troyes
Canton Bouilly
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Bae
Area1 4.84 km2 (1.87 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 89
 • Density 18/km2 (48/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 10198 /10320

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.

Lirey is a commune in the Aube department in north-central France.

The Shroud of Turin was found and exposed in the collegiate church created by Geoffroi de Charny in Lirey between 1355 and 1453, before its transfer to Chambéry, then to Turin.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 71 —    
1968 77 +8.5%
1975 59 −23.4%
1982 65 +10.2%
1990 93 +43.1%
1999 94 +1.1%
2008 89 −5.3%

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