Bassoles-Aulers

Bassoles-Aulers is a commune in the department of Aisne in the Hauts-de-France region of northern France.

Bassoles-Aulers
A general view of Bassoles-Aulers
Location of Bassoles-Aulers
Bassoles-Aulers
Bassoles-Aulers
Coordinates: 49°31′37″N 3°22′56″E
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementLaon
CantonLaon-1
IntercommunalityPicardie des Châteaux
Government
  Mayor (2014-2020) Isabelle Herbulot
Area
1
7.03 km2 (2.71 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
148
  Density21/km2 (55/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02052 /02380
Elevation80–200 m (260–660 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

The inhabitants of the commune are known as Bassolois or Bassoloises[2]

Geography

Bassoles-Aulers is located some 18 km south-east of Chauny and 15 km east by south-east of Laon. Access to the commune is by road D532 which runs off the D5 in a loop through the commune and the village then back to the D5 near Quincy-Basse. The D13 road also forms part of the northern border of the commune and links to two country roads leading to the commune and the village. The commune is heavily forested in the north, east, and south with areas of farmland in the centre and west of the village. There are three hamlets in the commune apart from the village: Le Fau, Les Berceaux, and Marimont.[3]

The Ru de Basse rises south of the village and flows south to join the Canal of Oise and Aisne.[3]

Neighbouring communes and villages[3]

History

The church was rebuilt after the First World War by André Perrin.

Administration

List of Successive Mayors of Bassoles-Aulers[4]

FromToNamePartyPosition
20012008Alain HubeauUMP
20082014Jacques Trichet
2014PresentIsabelle Herbulot

(Not all data is known)

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006137    
2007136−0.7%
2008135−0.7%
2009133−1.5%
2010132−0.8%
2011136+3.0%
2012139+2.2%
2013143+2.9%
2014147+2.8%
2015146−0.7%
2016143−2.1%

Sites and monuments

The Church contains two items that are registered as historical objects:

Notable People linked to the commune

  • André Perrin (1881-1969): Chevalier (1915) then Officer (1936) of the National Order of the Legion of Honour. Officer of the Academy. Croix de Guerre, Croix des Services Militaires Volontaires, and Chevalier in the Ordre du Mérite militaire (National Order of Military Merit) (1961). Architect who built the school and rebuilt the church after the War of 1914-1918.

See also

Notes and references

Notes

    References

    1. "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
    2. Inhabitants of Aisne (in French)
    3. Google Maps
    4. List of Mayors of France (in French)
    5. Ministry of Culture, Palissy PM02000068 Baptismal font (in French)
    6. Ministry of Culture, Palissy PM02000067 Bronze Bell (in French)
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