Le Puley

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Le Puley
The Priory
The Priory
Le Puley is located in France
Le Puley
Le Puley
Coordinates: 46°40′45″N 4°33′52″E / 46.6792°N 4.5644°E / 46.6792; 4.5644Coordinates: 46°40′45″N 4°33′52″E / 46.6792°N 4.5644°E / 46.6792; 4.5644
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Chalon-sur-Saône
Canton Mont-Saint-Vincent
Area
 • Land1 5.3 km2 (2.0 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 106
 • Population2 density 20/km2 (52/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 71363 / 71460
Elevation 249–421 m (817–1,381 ft)
(avg. 260 m or 850 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.

Le Puley is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The main roads are connecting the village to Germagny and Genouilly to the south and Saint-Micaud to the north.

Main sights[edit]

The romanesque priory "Saint Christophe" (12th century), protected in 1973 by the French National Heritage as a Monument historique.[1] The belltower collapsed on the building in 1877, causing major damages.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (French) "Monument historique registration number PA00113395". culture.gouv.fr. Retrieved 3 January 2013.