World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article


Article Id: WHEBN0015902338
Reproduction Date:

Title: Salesches  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Marbaix, WikiProject Missing encyclopedic articles/fr/2006-08/48, Arrondissement of Avesnes-sur-Helpe, Loos, Nord, Préseau
Collection: Communes of Nord (French Department)
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia


Coat of arms of Salesches
Coat of arms
Salesches is located in France
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Le Quesnoy-Est
Intercommunality Quercitain
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Marchand
Area1 4.58 km2 (1.77 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 315
 • Density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59549 / 59218
Elevation 85–138 m (279–453 ft)
(avg. 130 m or 430 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.

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


Arms of Salesches
The arms of Salesches are blazoned :

Argent, a stag's massacre gules surmounting a crozier palewise Or. (Marbaix, Maroilles, Noyelles-sur-Sambre, and Salesches use the same arms.)

See also


  • INSEE commune file

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Hawaii eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.