The rock of Castel Vendon
|Intercommunality||Communauté de communes de la Hague|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Yves-Marie Bonnissent|
|Area1||10.03 km2 (3.87 sq mi)|
|• Density||78/km2 (200/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||50220 / 50440|
|Elevation||0–167 m (0–548 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.
Gréville-Hague is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France. A hamlet (Gruchy) of the village is the birthplace of Jean-François Millet, a notable impressionist painter. Several of his most important paintings depict local landscapes or rural labour.
Location of a major WWII battery, as well as massive French fortifications (never completed) to protect the deep-water port of Cherbourg.
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