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Roset-Fluans

Roset-Fluans is a commune in the Doubs department in the region of Franche-Comté in eastern France.

Geography

The commune lies 8 km northwest of Boussières. The Osselle cave is one of the oldest known caves in France-Comté. It was a refuge for priests during the French Revolution.

History

The commune was formed by merging four communes: Roset, Fluans, La Corne-de-Chaux, and Château-le-Bois. It also includes two villages: La Froidière and La Veloupe.

Château-le-Bois had 132 inhabitants in 1803, but is now completely covered by forest.

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