Châteauponsac


Châteauponsac

Châteauponsac

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Châteauponsac is located in France
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Châteauponsac
Administration
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Bellac
Canton Châteauponsac
Intercommunality Gartempe – Saint Pardoux
Mayor Gérard Rumeau
(2008–2014)
Statistics
Elevation 196–471 m (643–1,545 ft)
(avg. 299 m/981 ft)
Land area1 68.79 km2 (26.56 sq mi)
Population2 2,250  (2006)
 - Density 33 /km2 (85 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 87041/ 87290
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.

Coordinates: 46°08′05″N 1°16′37″E / 46.13472°N 1.27694°E / 46.13472; 1.27694

Châteauponsac (Occitan: Chastel Ponçac), also known locally as Château Lorraine, is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Limousin region in western France.

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Geography

The river Semme flows westward through the middle of the commune, then forms part of the commune's western border.

Inhabitants are known as Châtelots.

Sights

Its twelfth-century church is dedicated to Saint Thyrsus.

Births

  • Jean Baubérot (born on 26 July 1941), French historian and sociologist

See also

References

External links



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