Dénestanville

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Dénestanville
Dénestanville is located in France
Dénestanville
Dénestanville
Coordinates: 49°48′42″N 1°05′51″E / 49.8117°N 1.0975°E / 49.8117; 1.0975Coordinates: 49°48′42″N 1°05′51″E / 49.8117°N 1.0975°E / 49.8117; 1.0975
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Longueville-sur-Scie
Intercommunality Varenne et Scie
Government
 • Mayor André Prieur
Area
 • Land1 2.69 km2 (1.04 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 208
 • Population2 density 77/km2 (200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76214 / 76590
Elevation 45–118 m (148–387 ft)
(avg. 53 m or 174 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.

Dénestanville is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in north-western France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated by the banks of the river Scie in the Pays de Caux, some 8 miles (13 km) south of Dieppe, at the junction of the D107 and the D3 roads.

History[edit]

Danestanvilla 1051, Donestanville 1088, Dunestanvilla 1142. Dunstan's farm, name of an Anglo-Saxon farmer who came from danelaw with the danes, probably in the 10th century, to settle in Normandy. Seat of the family de Dunstanville. See Reginald de Dunstanville.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Dénestanville
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 146 173 172 187 251 237 208
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]

  • A château.
  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the twelfth century.

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