Brémontier-Merval

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Brémontier-Merval
Brémontier-Merval is located in France
Brémontier-Merval
Brémontier-Merval
Coordinates: 49°30′20″N 1°36′40″E / 49.5056°N 1.6111°E / 49.5056; 1.6111Coordinates: 49°30′20″N 1°36′40″E / 49.5056°N 1.6111°E / 49.5056; 1.6111
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Gournay-en-Bray
Intercommunality Canton of Gournay-en-Bray
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Fréret
Area1 17.17 km2 (6.63 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 563
 • Density 33/km2 (85/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76142 / 76220
Elevation 103–210 m (338–689 ft)
(avg. 181 m or 594 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.

Brémontier-Merval 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 Bray, 26 miles (42 km) east of Rouen, at the junction of the D84, D284, D21 and D145 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Brémontier-Merval
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 355 367 311 265 278 326 563
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 sixteenth century.
  • The seventeenth-century château de Brémontier-Merval.
  • The château de Bellosanne, built in 1827 on the old abbey site.
  • The thirteenth-century chapel of St.Léonard at Merval.
  • The eighteenth-century chapel of St.Marguerite at Bellosanne.

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