The town is in the arrondissement of Bar-le-Duc, sited beside the canal that links the Rivers Rhine and Marne, fifteen kilometres to the south east of Bar le Duc: it is the administrative seat of the canton Ligny-en-Barrois. The population comprises 5,035 inhabitants (1999) and the area of Ligny is 32.26 km². The inhabitants are called in French Linéens.
Patent No. 7,604,119 Issued on Oct. 20, Assigned to Essilor International for Protective Package (French Inventors)
Oct 24, 2009; ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 28 -- Guy Schott of Ligny En Barrois, France, and Marie-Amelie Clerc of Lyons, France, have developed a...