- Not to be confused with Fresnes-Tilloloy
L'église Notre-Dame de Lorette
|Intercommunality||CC Grand Roye|
|• Mayor (2001–2008)||Gérard Comyn|
|Area1||6.37 km2 (2.46 sq mi)|
|• Density||62/km2 (160/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||80759 /80700|
|Elevation||87–109 m (285–358 ft)
(avg. 110 m or 360 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.
|Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates|
- Blaise Cendrars recounts in "La Main coupée" that the Foreign Legion squad he commanded in 1916 rested up in Tilloloy.
Places of interest
- The village church (shown in the lede image), which was subject of a painting by artist Maurice Denis.
- The seventeenth-century château of Tilloloy; extensively damaged in the First World War, subsequently restored.
A view from inside the ruined château in 1917, facing the rear "quadrangle"; painting on a war-charity art postcard.
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- Tilloloy on the Quid website (in French)
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