Chaudardes

Chaudardes is a commune in the Aisne department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.

Chaudardes
Town hall
Location of Chaudardes
Chaudardes
Chaudardes
Coordinates: 49°23′33″N 3°47′32″E
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementLaon
CantonGuignicourt
IntercommunalityChampagne Picarde
Government
  Mayor (20082014) Patricia Delattre
Area
1
4.7 km2 (1.8 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
87
  Density19/km2 (48/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02171 /02160
Elevation47–78 m (154–256 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
196273    
196862−15.1%
197554−12.9%
198246−14.8%
199068+47.8%
199982+20.6%
200885+3.7%

Sights

  • The church, which is a registered historic monument.
  • The "lavoir", a public place where the women used to wash their clothes and which is also a "monument historique" because of its Blessed Virgin Mary statue whose color is still visible here and there
  • The chapel, which is behind the lavoir and which can no longer be visited (stones fall)
  • A stature of the Virgin Mary with the infant Jesus on the village square, near the church
  • The graveyard
  • The Aisne River and the ruins of a bridge which was designed to link Chaudardes with Concevreux, a village on the other side of the river (this bridge has been destroyed during the World War I)

See also

References

  1. "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.


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