Quesques

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Quesques
The main road of Quesques
The main road of Quesques
Coat of arms of Quesques
Coat of arms
Location of Quesques
Quesques is located in France
Quesques
Quesques
Quesques is located in Hauts-de-France
Quesques
Quesques
Coordinates: 50°42′15″N 1°56′01″E / 50.7042°N 1.9336°E / 50.7042; 1.9336Coordinates: 50°42′15″N 1°56′01″E / 50.7042°N 1.9336°E / 50.7042; 1.9336
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBoulogne-sur-Mer
CantonDesvres
IntercommunalityCC Desvres-Samer
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Paul Saint Maxent
Area
1
13.73 km2 (5.30 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
670
 • Density49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62678 /62240
Elevation67–211 m (220–692 ft)
(avg. 101 m or 331 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Quesques is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

Quesques is situated 12 miles (19 km) east of Boulogne, at the junction of the D254 and D204 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
553 569 542 481 542 559 581
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Ursmer, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • Ruins of an old chateau.
  • A watermill and presbytery from the eighteenth century.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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