Pressac

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This article is about the village in France. For the historian of Auschwitz's gas chambers and crematoria, see Jean-Claude Pressac. For the wine, see Malbec.
Pressac
The old bridge, the old well and the Clain river, in Pressac
The old bridge, the old well and the Clain river, in Pressac
Pressac is located in France
Pressac
Pressac
Coordinates: 46°07′00″N 0°34′18″E / 46.1167°N 0.5717°E / 46.1167; 0.5717Coordinates: 46°07′00″N 0°34′18″E / 46.1167°N 0.5717°E / 46.1167; 0.5717
Country France
Region Poitou-Charentes
Department Vienne
Arrondissement Montmorillon
Canton Availles-Limouzine
Intercommunality Montmorillonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roland Debiais
Area1 49.21 km2 (19.00 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 548
 • Density 11/km2 (29/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 86200 / 86460
Elevation 141–216 m (463–709 ft)
(avg. 162 m or 531 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.
Church in Pressac

Pressac is a commune in the Vienne department in the Poitou-Charentes region in western France.

Geography[edit]

The Clouère forms the commune's north-eastern border.

The Clain flows northward through the middle of the commune and crosses the village.

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