Lirey

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Lirey
War memorial
War memorial
Location of Lirey
Lirey is located in France
Lirey
Lirey
Lirey is located in Grand Est
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
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentAube
ArrondissementTroyes
CantonLes Riceys
IntercommunalityCA Troyes Champagne Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Bae
Area
1
4.84 km2 (1.87 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
89
 • Density18/km2 (48/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
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 about 1355 and 1418, before its transfer to the Château de Montfort (Cote-d'Or), then to Chambéry, then to Turin.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
196271—    
196877+8.5%
197559−23.4%
198265+10.2%
199093+43.1%
199994+1.1%
200889−5.3%

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