Wingles (Dutch: Westerwinkel) is a commune and in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.
An ex-coalmining area, now a farming and light industrial town, Wingles lies 6 miles (9.7 km) north of Lens, at the junction of the N47, D39 and the D165 roads.
Historical population of Wingles
|From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.
Places of interest
- The church of St.Leger, rebuilt along with the rest of the town, after World War I.
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