In 1977, Bersillies-l'Abbaye, Grand-Reng, Montignies-Saint-Christophe and Solre-sur-Sambre were incorporated into Erquelinnes.
In 1977, Hantes-Wihéries and other municipalities merged into the new municipality of Erquelinnes.
Nearby towns include Erquelinnes (Solre-sur-Sambre 2.4km, Grand-Reng 4km, Hantes-Wihéries 4.2km, Bersillies-l'Abbaye 5.6km and Montignies-Saint-Christophe 5.8km), Merbes-le-Château 3.6km (Labuissière 4.8km, Merbes-Sainte-Marie 6.1km and Fontaine-Valmont 6.8km), Estinnes 9.9km (Peissant 4.7km, Croix-lez-Rouveroy 6.5km, Rouveroy 6.5km, Fauroeulx 6.8km, Vellereille-les-Brayeux 8.1km, Haulchin 8.9km and Estinnes-au-Mont 9.6km), Lobbes 11.2km (Sars-la-Buissière 7.1km and Bienne-lez-Happart 8.2km), Beaumont 11.5km (Thirimont 10km) and Thuin 12.5km (Leers-et-Fosteau 9km and Biercée 9.9km)
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