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Subject: Richard Travis, Canton of Pas-en-Artois, Arrondissement of Arras, Walter Long (British Army officer), Basil Hallam, Richard McFadden
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Coordinates: 50°07′50″N 2°33′09″E / 50.1306°N 2.5525°E / 50.1306; 2.5525Coordinates: 50°07′50″N 2°33′09″E / 50.1306°N 2.5525°E / 50.1306; 2.5525

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Pas-en-Artois
Intercommunality Deux Sources
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Francis Savoye
 • Land1 5.82 km2 (2.25 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 90
 • Population2 density 15/km2 (40/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62242 / 62760
Elevation 90–159 m (295–522 ft)
(avg. 135 m or 443 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.

Couin is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.


A small farming village located 16 miles (25 km) southwest of Arras at the junction of the D25 and D2 roads, by the banks of the Authie river.


Historical population of Couin
Year 196219681975198219901999
Population 599091797190
From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest


See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • The CWGC cemeteries
  • Château de Couin website
  • Couin on the Quid website (French)
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