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The Avranchin
Avranchin
is an area in Normandy, France corresponding to the territory of the Abrincatui, a tribe of Celts
Celts
from whom the city of Avranches, the main town of the Avranchin, takes its name. In 867, by the Treaty of Compiègne, Charles the Bald
Charles the Bald
gave the Avranchin
Avranchin
to Salomon, King of Brittany. In 933 it was reunited with the Duchy of Normandy
Duchy of Normandy
by William I of Normandy. References[edit]

(in French) Richard Seguin, Olivier Basselin, Essai sur l'histoire de l'industrie du bocage, Vire, Adam, 1910

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Coordinates: 48°41′N 1°22′W / 48.69°N 1.36°W / 48.69; -1.36

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WorldCat Identities VIAF: 235176788 GND: 4308081-9 SUDOC: 027375978 BNF: cb11943109s (data)

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