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Loire-Atlantique (France)

LC control no.n 81042223
Descriptive conventionsrda
Geographic headingLoire-Atlantique (France)
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Geographic subdivision usageFrance--Loire-Atlantique
See alsoLoire-Inférieure (France)
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Beginning date1957
Associated countryFrance
Found inCompte des recettes, 1942
Encyc. Brit., 15th ed. (Loire-Atlantique, dép. in Western France; until 1957 known as Loire-Inférieure)
Geonet, Sept. 5, 2014 (Département de la Loire-Atlantique; Loire-Atlantique (Short); 2nd order admin. div.; 47°15'00" N, 001°50'00" W; variant: Loire-Inférieure)
Wikipedia, Sept. 5, 2014 (Loire-Atlantique (formerly Loire-Inférieure) is a department on the west coast of France named after the Loire River and the Atlantic Ocean. Loire-Atlantique is one of the original 83 departments created during the French Revolution on March 4, 1790. Originally, it was named Loire-Inférieure, but its name was changed in 1957 to Loire-Atlantique)
Geographic area codee-fr---
Associated languagefre