Gueures

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Gueures
Gueures is located in France
Gueures
Gueures
Coordinates: 49°50′40″N 0°57′47″E / 49.8444°N 0.9631°E / 49.8444; 0.9631Coordinates: 49°50′40″N 0°57′47″E / 49.8444°N 0.9631°E / 49.8444; 0.9631
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Bacqueville-en-Caux
Intercommunality Saâne et Vienne
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Paul Maret
Area
 • Land1 6.07 km2 (2.34 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 516
 • Population2 density 85/km2 (220/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76334 / 76730
Elevation 15–84 m (49–276 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 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.

Gueures is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated at the confluence of the Saâne and the Vienne rivers, in the Pays de Caux, some 8 miles (13 km) southwest of Dieppe at the junction of the D70, the D123 and the D152 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Gueures
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 534 552 533 484 462 530 516
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 St. Pierre, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The eighteenth-century château.
  • Some interesting houses dating from the seventeenth century.

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