In 1977, Thoricourt was incorporated into Silly.
Nearby towns include Silly 4.7km (Fouleng 1.8km, Gondregnies 3.2km, Graty 4.2km, Zullik 7km, Hellebecq 7.3km and Hove 9.1km), Lens 6.7km (Lombise 1.3km, Cambron-Saint-Vincent 3.8km, Montignies-lez-Lens 5.2km and Bauffe 8.3km), Brugelette 6.9km (Gages 4km, Cambron-Casteau 5.4km, Mévergnies 7km and Attre 7.7km), Jurbise 8.9km (Masnuy-Saint-Pierre 8.3km, Masnuy-Saint-Jean 8.7km and Erbaut 9.7km), Soignies 9.3km (Louvignies 3.9km, Chaussée-Notre-Dame-Louvignies 4km, Chaussée-Notre-Dame 4.1km, Neufvilles 6km and Horrues 6.6km), Ath 12.4km (Gibecq 5.3km, Ghislenghien 7.2km, Meslin-l'Évêque 8.4km and Arbre 9.4km) and Braine-le-Comte 13.3km (Steenkerque 9.3km)
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