Ligron

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Ligron

Ligron is located in France
Ligron
Administration
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentSarthe
ArrondissementLa Flèche
CantonMalicorne-sur-Sarthe
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Pays Malicornais
MayorAnne-Christine Gaudin
(2008–2014)
Statistics
Land area113.5 km2 (5.2 sq mi)
Population2440  (2006 [1])
 - Density33 /km2 (85 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code72163/ 72270
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.
 
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Ligron

Ligron is located in France
Ligron
Administration
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentSarthe
ArrondissementLa Flèche
CantonMalicorne-sur-Sarthe
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Pays Malicornais
MayorAnne-Christine Gaudin
(2008–2014)
Statistics
Land area113.5 km2 (5.2 sq mi)
Population2440  (2006 [1])
 - Density33 /km2 (85 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code72163/ 72270
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: 47°46′24″N 0°00′25″E / 47.7733°N 0.0069°E / 47.7733; 0.0069

Ligron is a commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France. "Ligron" was famous for its pottery ovens since XIII century which were still in use till late XIX century**.

Sights

Church of Sainte-Maire-and-Saint-Anne (XIIe, XVI, XVII century). Manor House La Sansonniere (XIII, XVII, XIX century)

See also


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