Place:Haute-Loire, France

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NameHaute-Loire
TypeDépartement
Coordinates45.083°N 3.85°E
Located inFrance
Also located inAuvergne, France    
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Haute-Loire is a department in south-central France named after the Loire River.

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Haute-Loire is one of the original 83 departments created during the French Revolution on 4 March 1790. It was created from parts of the former provinces of Auvergne, Languedoc, and Lyonnais.

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