Bosc-le-Hard

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Bosc-Le-Hard
Bosc-Le-Hard is located in France
Bosc-Le-Hard
Bosc-Le-Hard
Coordinates: 49°37′38″N 1°10′37″E / 49.6272°N 1.1769°E / 49.6272; 1.1769Coordinates: 49°37′38″N 1°10′37″E / 49.6272°N 1.1769°E / 49.6272; 1.1769
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Bellencombre
Intercommunality Bosc d'Eawy
Government
 • Mayor (2007–2008) Chantal Biville
Area
 • Land1 10.37 km2 (4.00 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,469
 • Population2 density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76125 / 76850
Elevation 128–176 m (420–577 ft)
(avg. 170 m or 560 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.

Bosc-Le-Hard is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A village of farming and light industry, situated in the Pays de Bray, some 26 miles (42 km) south of Dieppe, at the junction of the D25 and the D151 roads. The A29 autoroute forms the northern border of the commune.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bosc-Le-Hard

The arms of Bosc-Le-Hard are blazoned :
Gules, a pascal lamb Or haloed argent, holding a long cross from which flies a banner Or charged a cross gules, and a chief azure.




Population[edit]

Historical population of Bosc-le-Hard
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 825 876 1224 1178 1271 1411 1469
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.John, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The modern church of St.Eloi.
  • The chateau du Réel.
  • The chapel at Augeville.

Twin towns[edit]

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