Beauvoir-en-Lyons

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Beauvoir-en-Lyons
Beauvoir-en-Lyons is located in France
Beauvoir-en-Lyons
Beauvoir-en-Lyons
Coordinates: 49°30′14″N 1°35′13″E / 49.5039°N 1.5869°E / 49.5039; 1.5869Coordinates: 49°30′14″N 1°35′13″E / 49.5039°N 1.5869°E / 49.5039; 1.5869
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Argueil
Intercommunality Monts et de l'Andelle
Government
 • Mayor Dominique Rimbert
Area
 • Land1 33.29 km2 (12.85 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 562
 • Population2 density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76067 / 76220
Elevation 129–231 m (423–758 ft)
(avg. 248 m or 814 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.

Beauvoir-en-Lyons is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A forestry and farming village situated in the Pays de Bray, some 27 miles (43 km) east of Rouen at the junction of the D1, D84 and D57 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Beauvoir-en-Lyons
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 453 561 539 464 463 473 562
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 church of St.Nicolas, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The remains of a 12th-century castle.
  • Traces of the abbey of Saint-Laurent.
  • The two châteaux at Bos-Hyons at Routieux.

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