|Arrondissement||Arrondissement of Nancy|
|Canton||Canton of Nomeny|
|Intercommunality||Communauté de communes de Seille et Mauchère|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Philippe Joly|
|• Land1||4.47 km2 (1.73 sq mi)|
|• Population2 density||170/km2 (450/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||54276 / 54114|
|Elevation||192–298 m (630–978 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.
- The village is situated at the foot of Mont Saint Jean (407m), 32 km North-east of Nancy.
- A natural path of discovery and a dashing pond located on the village.
- First tracks in 1090 under the name "Godelincourt", the village has a succession of several lords before finally Jeandelaincourt name in reference to the last lord named Jean.
- Before installing the slate factory in 1893 the village was rural.
- Damage during the war 1914-1918
- Heavily damaged by the fighting in September 1944.
|From the year 1968 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.|
Monuments and sites
- Gallo-Roman discoveries on Mount Saint Jean.
- Castles (or fortified houses) 14th/17th centuries. (see photos)
-Fortified-House "The Horgne" is an imposing building (now farm) which has a simple facade and a round tower on the back. It is located below the High Street at a place called "The Horgne".
-The second fortified-house is located high above the village, not far from the church. It has a facade with lattice windows and walled, above the front door, the date "1318" inscribed on the coat of arms of the lords of Jeandelaincourt. This one was also equipped with a round tower now unfortunately destroyed
- Some nice houses 19th Louis Adt Avenue.
- Church 14th century (Romanesque tower).
- Jeandelaincourt is known beyond the borders for his slate factory closed a few years ago.
Notes et references
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