In 1977, Marchipont and other municipalities merged into the new municipality of Honnelles.
Nearby towns include Quiévrain 3.3km (Baisieux 2.4km and Audregnies 3.7km), Honnelles 5km (Angre 2.3km, Angreau 3.5km, Onnezies 3.9km, Montignies-sur-Roc 4.7km, Roisin 5.5km, Autreppe 5.8km, Fayt-le-Franc 7.8km, Athis 8km and Erquennes 9.1km), Hensies 6.2km (MontrÅ“ul-sur-Haine 7.3km, Thulin 7.6km and Hainin 9.2km), Dour 8.2km (Wihéries 6.1km, Élouges 6.7km and Blaugies 9.8km) and Bernissart 10.8km (PommerÅ“ul 9.7km)
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