Carolles

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Local legends and history of Carolles, the Valley of the Painters and the Lude.

Carolles
Coat of arms of Carolles
Coat of arms
Carolles is located in France
Carolles
Carolles
Coordinates: 48°45′05″N 1°33′29″W / 48.7514°N 1.5581°W / 48.7514; -1.5581Coordinates: 48°45′05″N 1°33′29″W / 48.7514°N 1.5581°W / 48.7514; -1.5581
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Avranches
Canton Sartilly
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Sartilly - Porte de la Baie
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Bagot
Area
 • Land1 3.85 km2 (1.49 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 711
 • Population2 density 180/km2 (480/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50102 / 50740
Elevation 0–77 m (0–253 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.

Carolles is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Carolles

The arms of Carolles are blazoned :
Azure, a ship equipped on waves argent, on a chief gules a leopard Or.




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