In 1977, Vergnies and other municipalities merged into the new municipality of Froidchapelle.
Nearby towns include Froidchapelle 5.6km (Erpion 3.8km, Fourbechies 4.1km and Boussu-lez-Walcourt 5.9km), Beaumont 6.5km (Barbençon 2.9km, Renlies 2.9km, Solre-Saint-Géry 4.5km, Leval-Chaudeville 8.1km, Leugnies 8.1km, Thirimont 8.4km and Strée 8.6km), Cerfontaine 8.3km (Silenrieux 8km and Soumoy 9.5km), Sivry-Rance 9.5km (Rance 6.7km, Montbliart 9.3km, Grandrieu 9.4km and Sivry 9.6km), Walcourt 10.8km (Castillon 6.4km, Mertenne 6.4km, Clermont 6.9km, Fontenelle 7.8km and Rognée 9.8km) and Thuin 15.7km (Donstiennes 9.6km)
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