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Liessies

Liessies
Liessies is located in France
Liessies
Liessies
Coordinates:
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Solre-le-Château
Intercommunality vallées de la Solre, de la Thure et de l'Helpe
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Richard
Area1

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Population (1999)2 501
 • Density

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INSEE/Postal code 59347 / 59740
Elevation 157–234 m (515–768 ft)
(avg. 182 m or 597 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.

Liessies is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

It is known for Liessies Abbey, of which the abbey church and the park have been preserved.

Heraldry

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file


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