Acquin-Westbécourt is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in northern France.
A village, located 9 miles (15km) west of Saint-Omer
, at the D225 and D208 crossroads.
Seven hamlets are found within the commune: Le val d'Acquin, Lauwerdal, Nordal, Le Poovre, Westbécourt, Merzoil et and La Wattine.
A large regional nature reserve
has been created in the area, of great ecological interest.
First mentioned by the name of "Atcona" in the 10th century
Acquin and Westbécourt were joined as a single commune on the 1st of January 1974
Places of interest
Communes of the Pas-de-Calais department