Solre-le-Château

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Solre-le-Château
A general view of Solre-le-Château
A general view of Solre-le-Château
Coat of arms of Solre-le-Château
Coat of arms
Location of Solre-le-Château
Solre-le-Château is located in France
Solre-le-Château
Solre-le-Château
Solre-le-Château is located in Hauts-de-France
Solre-le-Château
Solre-le-Château
Coordinates: 50°10′31″N 4°05′33″E / 50.1753°N 4.0925°E / 50.1753; 4.0925Coordinates: 50°10′31″N 4°05′33″E / 50.1753°N 4.0925°E / 50.1753; 4.0925
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementAvesnes-sur-Helpe
CantonFourmies
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Cœur de l'Avesnois
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Philippe Lety
Area
1
13.76 km2 (5.31 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,857
 • Density130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59572 /59740
Elevation168–236 m (551–774 ft)
(avg. 200 m or 660 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Solre-le-Château is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Solre-le-Château
The arms of Solre-le-Château are blazoned :

Quarterly 1&4: Argent, 3 fesses gules; 2&3: Argent, 3 wagoner's axes top 2 addorsed gules. [2](Bermerain, Étrœungt, Féron, Ferrière-la-Grande, Lez-Fontaine, Rousies, Solre-le-Château and Solrinnes use the same arms.)



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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Arms of the families of Croÿ-Solre and Croÿ-Renty quartered