In 1977, Forges was incorporated into Chimay.
Nearby towns include Chimay 2.9km (Bourlers 1.6km, Saint-Remy 3.3km, Baileux 4km, Villers-la-Tour 4.4km, Virelles 4.7km, Vaulx 5.4km, Robechies 6.3km, Lompret 6.3km, Salles 6.4km, Rièzes 7.7km and Bailièvre 7.9km), Momignies 11km (Seloignes 4.8km, Monceau-Imbrechies 7km and Macon 8.7km) and Couvin 13km (Gonrieux 7.7km, Aublain 8.3km and Dailly 9.1km)
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