Bourville

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Bourville
Bourville is located in France
Bourville
Bourville
Coordinates: 49°47′44″N 0°49′15″E / 49.7956°N 0.8208°E / 49.7956; 0.8208Coordinates: 49°47′44″N 0°49′15″E / 49.7956°N 0.8208°E / 49.7956; 0.8208
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Fontaine-le-Dun
Intercommunality Entre Mer et Lin
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Didier Boullard
Area
 • Land1 6.61 km2 (2.55 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 298
 • Population2 density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76134 / 76740
Elevation 63–114 m (207–374 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 20 miles (32 km) southwest of Dieppe, at the junction of the D108 and the D237 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Bourville
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 409 433 373 410 318 313 298
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. Martin, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The seventeenth-century chateau de Tonneville.
  • The seventeenth-century church at Tonneville.

Notable people[edit]

  • Actor Bourvil (André Raimbourg) spent all his childhood in the village and its name inspired his stage name.

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