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Bouvelinghem

Bouvelinghem

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Bouvelinghem
Bouvelinghem

Coordinates: 50°44′03″N 2°01′58″E / 50.7342°N 2.0328°E / 50.7342; 2.0328Coordinates: 50°44′03″N 2°01′58″E / 50.7342°N 2.0328°E / 50.7342; 2.0328

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Lumbres
Intercommunality Pays de Lumbres
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique Sénécat
Area
 • Land1 6.28 km2 (2.42 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 234
 • Population2 density 37/km2 (97/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62169 / 62380
Elevation 98–196 m (322–643 ft)
(avg. 175 m or 574 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.

Bouvelinghem is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region in northern France.

Geography

A village situated 10 miles (16 km) west of Saint-Omer, on the D208 road. It was completely destroyed by fire in 1876.

Population

Sights

  • The church of the Assumption, dating from the early 20th century.
  • The ruins of a chateau.

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Bouvelinghem on the Quid website (French)
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