Bracquemont

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Bracquemont
Bracquemont is located in France
Bracquemont
Bracquemont
Coordinates: 49°56′29″N 1°08′46″E / 49.9414°N 1.1461°E / 49.9414; 1.1461Coordinates: 49°56′29″N 1°08′46″E / 49.9414°N 1.1461°E / 49.9414; 1.1461
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Dieppe-Est
Intercommunality Petit Caux
Government
 • Mayor Michel Maisonneuve
Area1 4.84 km2 (1.87 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 926
 • Density 190/km2 (500/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76137 / 76370
Elevation 0–97 m (0–318 ft)
(avg. 85 m or 279 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.

Bracquemont 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, 1 mile (1.6 km) east of the neighbouring town of Dieppe, at the junction of the D100 and the D113 roads. Huge cliffs, overlooking the English Channel, form the commune’s northern border

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bracquemont
The arms of Bracquemont are blazoned :
Argent, a chevron and in canton a mallet sable.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Bracquemont
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 495 550 658 786 821 830 926
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 Notre-Dame, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • A pre-Roman archaeology site – the “Cité des Limes”.

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