Quarouble

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Quarouble
Coat of arms of Quarouble
Coat of arms
Quarouble is located in France
Quarouble
Quarouble
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Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardy
Department Nord
Arrondissement Valenciennes
Canton Valenciennes-Est
Intercommunality Valenciennes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Dervaux
Area1 12.27 km2 (4.74 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 3,303
 • Density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59479 / 59243
Elevation 16–51 m (52–167 ft)
(avg. 26 m or 85 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.

Quarouble is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Heraldry

Arms of Quarouble
The arms of Quarouble are blazoned :
Azure, a saltire between 4 mascles argent.



1954 incident

An alien encounter was reported in the commune in 1954. Calcinated rock was reportedly found at the site of the incident and some witnesses reported experiencing missing time.[1]

See also

References

  1. Strieber, Whitley (2008) [1987]. "Six: A Structure in the Air - Science, History, and Secret Knowledge". Communion (Paperback). HarperCollins. p. 244. ISBN 978-0-06-147418-7.