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(April 2016) (Learn how and when to remove this template message) (Learn how and when to remove this template message) Commune in Hauts-de-France, FranceSaint-Amand-les-EauxCommuneOne of the abbey buildings in Saint-Amand-les-Eaux Coat of armsLocation of Saint-Amand-les-Eaux Saint-Amand-les-EauxSaint-Amand-les-EauxShow map of FranceShow map of Hauts-de-FranceShow allCoordinates: 50°26′55′′N 3°25′41′′E / 50.4486°N 3.4281°E / 50.4486; 3.4281CountryFranceRegionHauts-de-FranceDepartmentNordArrondissementValenciennesCantonSaint-Amand-les-EauxIntercommunalityCA Porte du HainautGovernment • Mayor (2020–2026) Alain Bocquet[1] (PCF)Area133.81 km2 (13.05 sq mi)Population (Jan. 2020)[2]15,997 • Density470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)Demonym(s)Amandinois, AmandinoiseTime zoneUTC+01:00 (CET) • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)INSEE/Postal code59526 /59230Elevation14–39 m (46–128 ft) (avg. 17 m or 56 ft)1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. Saint-Amand-les-Eaux (French pronunciation: [sɛ̃t‿amɑ̃ lez‿o]; former Dutch: Sint-Amands-aan-de-Skarpe) is a commune in the Nord department, northern France.[3] It lies on the river Scarpe, 12 km northwest of Valenciennes. In French, the town people are named Amandinois (m), Amandinoise (f).[4] The composer Robert Lannoy (1915–1979) was born in Saint-Amand-les-Eaux. Saint-Amand Abbey, formerly Elnon Abbey, was located here from its foundation in the 630s by Saint Amand until its dissolution in 1789. Population[edit] Graphs are unavailable due to technical issues. There is more info on Phabricator and on MediaWiki.org.Historical populationYearPop.±% p.a.1968 17,170— 1975 16,692−0.40%1982 16,199−0.43%1990 16,776+0.44%1999 17,175+0.26%2007 16,612−0.42%2012 16,836+0.27%2017 15,889−1.15%Source: INSEE[5] Heraldry[edit] Arms of Saint-Amand-les-Eaux The arms of Saint-Amand-les-Eaux are blazoned:Vert, a sword argent hilted Or between 2 fleurs de lys Or. Local culture and heritage[edit] Industries[edit] Saint Amand has an industrial belt, casino, shopping centre, thermal baths, and several springs. The Tower[edit] The tower on the Grand’Place standing 82 metres tall is the symbol of this town. It is one of the remaining structures of the former Saint-Amand Abbey, and it was the west façade of the former abbey church, which has been demolished.[6] It has a carillon with 48 bells and a museum devoted to faience. The abbey was founded in the 7th century by a friar named Amand, reconstructed in the 17th century under abbot Nicolas Dubois in a baroque style. Declared national property at the French Revolution in 1789, the abbey was destroyed in 1794. The tower is ornamented with statues, some of which were defaced in 1789. But we can see the Lothaire’s statue founder of the Saint Amand school in 9th century in north face. The Saint Amand, Saint Denis, Saint Benoist and Saint Martin’s statues on fifth level south face. On south face, third level, we can see the Saint Juliette and Saint Cyr’s statues. On fifth level, the Hucbald ‘s statue which was a poet and musician, and we can see dragons symbolizing the evil spirit tamed by Saint Amand The clock with roller and the carillon have been constructed in 1640, but the ancient abbey had many bells, too, of which the friar d’Elnon and Giselberg deplore, in a poem, the loss of 17 bells in a fire in 1066. Jehan Froissart, in this chronicles relate the siege of Saint Amand in 1340 and bells war damaged. In 1784-1785, G.L.Barbieux, one of the founders of Tournai, smelted bells down below the tour. The carillon rung the bell at half past eleven to twelve o’clock, from February 18, 1802 ( 15 pluviose, fifth year ) each day to warn the workers that lunch approaches. The Echevinage[edit] Saint Amand les Eaux, l’échevinage de l’abbaye Named priory too, because it was touched the prior’s rooms, built in 1632 during the Flemish Renaissance, was the primary entrance of the abbey. There was magistrate of the town’s meeting rooms. In second level there was justice room and jails in street level. One moat, named “Madame” was facing the front door which had drawbridge and portcullis. The bell, named bancloque[7] was called the people so that they hear the magistrate’s speeches than he was screamed on his balcony at the top of the front door. Till then 1958, in the firth level, the peace justice was done. In this level there was wedding room, burned in 1949, rebuilt after. In second level there are echevinal and reception rooms, and the Watteau room where there are paintings painted by himself in 1781 and 1792. Saint Martin’s church[edit] On the place of the actual church there was a Saint Martin’s Mont des Cornet, at the 7th century and romance church in the 11th century. The ancient faience factories[edit] Saint Amand is known for its faience, produced, in the past, by ancient faience factories who was used the bianco sopra bianco technical. 1705 Nicolas Demoutier built a faience factory, managed by himself and by the family Dorez, descendants of Bartélémy a ceramist from Lille, in the next place. The faience factory equipment was sold to Bécart in 1775, who has been installed this firm in Valenciennes. 1718, the Fauquez family built their faience factory. They were natives of Tournai in Belgium. The roads, waterways and forests were favourable for transporting the products, so they set up their firm in Saint Amand. But the Treaty of Utrecht, which set the frontier between Tournai and Saint Amand forbade the transport of faience across the border. The faience was hidden in kegs and hay to cross the frontier. The Fauquez’s factory was closed in 1794. Sister cities[edit] Andernach, Germany since 1959. Dimona, Israel since 1966. Tivoli, Italy since 2001. Irvine, Scotland See also[edit] Communes of the Nord department References[edit] ^ “Répertoire national des élus: les maires” (in French). data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises. 6 June 2023. ^ “Populations légales 2020”. The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2022. ^ INSEE commune file ^ Nord, habitants.fr ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE ^ Base Mérimée: Ancienne église abbatiale, Ministère français de la Culture. (in French) ^ bancloque is the French writing of the Dutch/Flemish word banklokke. A banklokke (i.e. public announcement bell) was used by local authorities to gather people for announcements. (Cf. Van begin 14de tot begin 15de eeuw deed de klok dienst als banklokke, waarbij ban ‘bekendmaking’ betekent. from: klokke-roeland.nl) External links[edit] Official website Wikimedia Commons has media related to Saint-Amand-les-Eaux. vteCommunes of the Nord department Abancourt Abscon Aibes Aix-en-Pévèle Allennes-les-Marais Amfroipret Anhiers Aniche Anneux Annœullin Anor Anstaing Anzin Arleux Armbouts-Cappel Armentières Arnèke Artres Assevent Attiches Aubencheul-au-Bac Auberchicourt Aubers Aubigny-au-Bac Aubry-du-Hainaut Auby Auchy-lez-Orchies Audignies Aulnoye-Aymeries Aulnoy-lez-Valenciennes Avelin Avesnelles Avesnes-les-Aubert Avesnes-le-Sec Avesnes-sur-Helpesubpr Awoingt Bachant Bachy Bailleul Baisieux Baives Bambecque Banteux Bantigny Bantouzelle Bas-Lieu La Bassée Bauvin Bavay Bavinchove Bazuel Beaucamps-Ligny Beaudignies Beaufort Beaumont-en-Cambrésis Beaurain Beaurepaire-sur-Sambre Beaurieux Beauvois-en-Cambrésis Bellaing Bellignies Bérelles Bergues Berlaimont Bermerain Bermeries 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The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica Last Updated: Article History Table of Contents Category: Geography & Travel Also called: Saint-Amand (Show more) See all related content → Saint-Amand-les-Eaux, town and spa, Nord département, Hauts-de-France région, northern France. It lies at the junction of the Elnon River with the canalized Scarpe River. It is situated 22 miles (35 km) southeast of Lille and 8 miles (13 km) northwest of Valenciennes, near the Belgian border.Saint-Amand-les-Eaux was named for St. Amand, bishop of Tongres, who founded a Benedictine abbey in the area in 647; the second part of the name reflects the presence of the mineral waters and mud baths for which the town is still celebrated. The abbey was laid waste by the Normans in 882 and by the count of Hainaut in 1340.The town was captured by Mary of Burgundy in 1477, by the count of Ligne, Charles V’s lieutenant, in 1521, and finally in 1667 by the French. Roman statues and coins found in the baths indicate that at least the Romans, and perhaps earlier people, believed the mud baths to have restorative effects. A museum in the town holds relics of the once-famous Benedictine abbey, at which Hucbald (c. 840–930), musical theorist and scholar, was abbot. There is also an early 17th-century Baroque tower some 270 feet (82 metres) high. Saint-Amand-les-Eaux is an industrial centre, chiefly and widely known for its faience works. It also has hosiery mills, ironworks (manufacturing cables, chains, and anchors), and plumbing-fixture factories. Tourism is significant because of the town’s location at the centre of the Scarpe-Escaut Regional Nature Park and because of the baths, located on the edge of the Raismes Forest. Their waters reputedly aid rheumatic and respiratory problems. Pop. (1999) 17,175; (2014 est.) 16,654. This article was most recently revised and updated by Maren Goldberg. Load Next Page Feedback Corrections? Updates? 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