Tingry is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Tingry
The town hall of Tingry
The town hall of Tingry
Location of Tingry
Tingry is located in France
Tingry
Tingry
Tingry is located in Hauts-de-France
Tingry
Tingry
Coordinates: 50°37′09″N 1°43′52″E / 50.6192°N 1.7311°E / 50.6192; 1.7311Coordinates: 50°37′09″N 1°43′52″E / 50.6192°N 1.7311°E / 50.6192; 1.7311
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBoulogne-sur-Mer
CantonDesvres
IntercommunalityCC Desvres-Samer
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Forestier
Area
1
11.36 km2 (4.39 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
290
 • Density26/km2 (66/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62821 /62830
Elevation29–174 m (95–571 ft)
(avg. 71 m or 233 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

Tingry is situated 10 miles (16 km) southeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D901 (formerly the N1 – the Paris-Calais highway) and D238 roads. The D901 at Tingry has a sign warning of the Dangerous Declavity – the steep hill down towards the village.

PopulationEdit

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
241 258 250 272 307 301 319
Census count starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interestEdit

  • The church of St.Pierre, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The two 17th century manorhouses of La Haye d'Incourt and Liembrune.
  • Traces of a feudal castle.
  • An oil pressing mill.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.

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