Obourg

Obourg is a village near the town of in the province of Hainaut. It is the site of the first British soldier to be killed in the First World War, Private John Parr on 21 August 1914. Obourg was known for its tobacco in the past.

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Castle
Havré Castle is a ruined castle in the village of Havré in the town of , province of Hainaut, . is situated 2½ km southeast of Obourg. Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Pitch
R.A.E.C. Mons was a Belgian football club based in Mons, Belgium, The team was promoted to the Belgian Jupiler League at the conclusion of the 2010–11 season re-joining the Top Belgian League after two years in the Belgian 2nd Division. is situated 3½ km southwest of Obourg.

Pitch
The Stade Charles Tondreau is a multi-purpose stadium in , . is situated 3½ km southwest of Obourg. Photo: Musculatoro, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
is situated 3½ km west of Obourg. Photo: RomainDil, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
Maisières is a village near the town of in the province of Hainaut. is situated 3½ km northwest of Obourg. Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY 3.0.

Village
Nimy is a village near the town of in the province of Hainaut. is situated 3½ km west of Obourg.

Village
Saint-Symphorien is a village near the town in the province of Hainaut. is situated 4½ km south of Obourg. Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY 3.0.

Village
Hyon is a village near the town in the province of Hainaut. is situated 5 km southwest of Obourg. Photo: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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