Fieffes-Montrelet

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Fieffes-Montrelet
Fieffes église 1.jpg
Fieffes-Montrelet is located in France
Fieffes-Montrelet
Fieffes-Montrelet
Coordinates: 50°05′12″N 2°13′51″E / 50.0867°N 2.2308°E / 50.0867; 2.2308Coordinates: 50°05′12″N 2°13′51″E / 50.0867°N 2.2308°E / 50.0867; 2.2308
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Domart-en-Ponthieu
Intercommunality Bernavillois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Pierre Danvin
Area
 • Land1 9.68 km2 (3.74 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 313
 • Population2 density 32/km2 (84/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80566 / 80670
Elevation 63–147 m (207–482 ft)
(avg. 98 m or 322 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.

Fieffes-Montrelet is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

The communes is situated on the D49 road, some 20 miles (32 km) east of Abbeville.

History[edit]

In 1975, the two communes of Fieffes and Montrelet were united to create a single administrative entity.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Fieffes-Montrelet
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 267 306 274 279 291 299 313
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]

  • Fieffes church

The church of Saint-Pierre is in the Romanesque style. The altar has recently (2007) been restored at a cost of €7500

  • Montrelet church

Surrounded by the graveyard, it is unusually aligned with the river and in a high position.

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