Vannes (French pronunciation: ​[van]; Breton: Gwened) is a commune in the Morbihan depairtment in Brittany in north-wastren Fraunce.

Vannes

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Montage o Vannes, Tap left:View o Ramparts Garden o Vannes an Gaillard Castle Museum, Tap richt:Saint Peters Cathedral, Middle left:Vieux lavoirs, auld washin place, Center:Connetable Touer, Middle right:Intra Muros narrow street, Bottom left:Saint Paterne Church, Bottom richt:Conleau Pier
Montage o Vannes, Tap left:View o Ramparts Garden o Vannes an Gaillard Castle Museum, Tap richt:Saint Peters Cathedral, Middle left:Vieux lavoirs, auld washin place, Center:Connetable Touer, Middle right:Intra Muros narrow street, Bottom left:Saint Paterne Church, Bottom richt:Conleau Pier
Banner o Vannes
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Coat o airms o Vannes
Coat o airms
Vannes is locatit in Fraunce
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Location within Brittany region
Vannes is locatit in Brittany
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Coordinates: 47°39′21″N 2°45′37″W / 47.6559°N 2.7603°W / 47.6559; -2.7603Coordinates: 47°39′21″N 2°45′37″W / 47.6559°N 2.7603°W / 47.6559; -2.7603
KintraFraunce
RegionBrittany
DepairtmentMorbihan
ArrondissementVannes
CantonVannes
IntercommunalityPays de Vannes
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2011–2016) David Robo
Area
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32.3 km2 (12.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)2
52,648
 • Density1,600/km2 (4,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
56260 /56000
Elevation0–56 m (0–184 ft)
(avg. 22 m or 72 ft)
1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries. 2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

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Vannes is twinned wi:

Vannes an aa haes partnerships (‘partenariats’) wi:

ReferencesEedit

  1. %5bvia WaybackMachine.com%5d "British towns twinned with French towns" Check |url= value (help). Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-12.