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Poncin

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Country  France
Department  Ain
Intercommunality  Bugey-Vallée de l'Ain
Area  19.77 km²
Arrondissement  Nantua
Region  Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Canton  Poncin
Population (2014)  1,681
Local time  Thursday 7:48 PM
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Weather  9°C, Wind NW at 10 km/h, 89% Humidity

Poncin is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

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Map of 01450 Poncin, France

It lies on the banks of the Ain River.

History

Of strategic importance during medieval times, Poncin is surrounded by city walls that are still in perfect shape despite their age. The village was originally intended to receive the same patronage as Pérouges but the plan never reached fruition.

References

Poncin Wikipedia


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