Anneville-Ambourville

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Anneville-Ambourville
Anneville-Ambourville is located in France
Anneville-Ambourville
Anneville-Ambourville
Coordinates: 49°27′44″N 0°53′12″E / 49.4622°N 0.8867°E / 49.4622; 0.8867Coordinates: 49°27′44″N 0°53′12″E / 49.4622°N 0.8867°E / 49.4622; 0.8867
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Duclair
Intercommunality CREA
Government
 • Mayor (2001 - 2008) Henri Gabrielli
Area1 20.33 km2 (7.85 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,153
 • Density 57/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76020 / 76480
Elevation 1–44 m (3.3–144.4 ft)
(avg. 15 m or 49 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Anneville-Ambourville is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A quarrying and farming village situated in the Roumois, inside a meander of the river Seine, some 11 miles (18 km) northwest of Rouen near the junction of the D45 with the D64 road.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Anneville-Ambourville
The arms of Anneville-Ambourville are blazoned :
Gules, a bend wavy argent between 2 annulets Or, on a canton overall azure an axe argent.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Anneville-Ambourville
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 539 579 765 832 986 946 1153
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The thirteenth-century château d'Ambourville, known as the 'Templars manorhouse', with an octagonal dovecote.
  • The château des Girouettes (or the manor of the Grand-Hôtel) with a 17th-century dovecote and chapel.
  • The sixteenth-century Brescy manorhouse.
  • The Manor de La Cheminée Tournante, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The church of St.Remi, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The church of Notre-Dame, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The sixteenth-century stone cross.

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