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Brieux

Brieux
Brieux
Brieux

Coordinates: 48°50′24″N 0°04′54″W / 48.84°N 0.0817°W / 48.84; -0.0817Coordinates: 48°50′24″N 0°04′54″W / 48.84°N 0.0817°W / 48.84; -0.0817

Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Orne
Arrondissement Argentan
Canton Trun
Intercommunality Plaine d'Argentan Nord
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Catherine Gaignon
Area
 • Land1 5.17 km2 (2.00 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 92
 • Population2 density 18/km2 (46/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 61062 / 61160
Elevation 110–212 m (361–696 ft)
(avg. 133 m or 436 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.

Brieux is a commune in the Orne department in northwestern France. The town famously gave its name to the ancestors of Robert the Bruce, Bruce being the Anglicisation of "Brieux".

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