Wasselonne

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Wasselonne
Commune
Coat of arms of Wasselonne
Coat of arms
Wasselonne is located in France
Wasselonne
Wasselonne
Location within Grand Est region
Wasselonne is located in Grand Est
Wasselonne
Wasselonne
Coordinates: 48°38′N 7°27′E / 48.64°N 7.45°E / 48.64; 7.45Coordinates: 48°38′N 7°27′E / 48.64°N 7.45°E / 48.64; 7.45
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Bas-Rhin
Arrondissement Molsheim
Canton Saverne
Intercommunality Coteaux Mossig
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Michèle Eschlimann
Area1 15 km2 (6 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 5,616
 • Density 370/km2 (970/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 67520 /67310
Elevation 195–380 m (640–1,247 ft)

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.

Wasselonne (German: Wasselnheim) is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. It is in this city that we can see the oldest firm of unleavened bread in France: Etablissements René Neymann.

History

Monuments

Wasselonne is known for its castle, which was partially destroyed in 1674 of which the remains, a big circular tower and a square tower, can still be seen.

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file


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