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Subject: Communes of the Dordogne department, Arrondissement of Nontron, Canton of Nontron, Bandiat
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Coordinates: 45°35′09″N 0°45′32″E / 45.585833°N 0.758889°E / 45.585833; 0.758889Coordinates: 45°35′09″N 0°45′32″E / 45.585833°N 0.758889°E / 45.585833; 0.758889

Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Nontron
Canton Nontron
Intercommunality Périgord Nontronnais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Massiou
 • Land1 27.62 km2 (10.66 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 651
 • Population2 density 24/km2 (61/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 24001 / 24300
Elevation 196–355 m (643–1,165 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.

Abjat-sur-Bandiat is a commune in the Dordogne department in Aquitaine in southwestern France. The commune was simply known as Abjat until 1975.



Every year, since 1991, the French conkers championship is held in the village.[1]

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External links

  • on the Quid site
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