Longueville-sur-Scie is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.
Geography [ edit ]
farming village situated by the banks of the river Scie in the Pays de Caux, some 9 miles (14 km) south of Dieppe at the junction of the D77, the D149 and the D3 roads. The commune is served by the TER railway between Dieppe and Rouen.
Coat of arms [ edit ]
The arms of Longueville-sur-Scie are
Gules, a triple-towered castle argent masoned sable with a portcullis Or, in sinister chief a falcon volant sable.
Population [ edit ]
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates
Places of interest [ edit ]
The church of St.Pierre, dating from the eleventh century.
Ruins of an 11th-century
castle, built by Gautier Giffard, a seigneur of Longueville.
Miscellany [ edit ]
The village was formerly known as
Longueville-le-Giffard, one of its sons was Osbern Giffard, who gave his name to Stoke Gifford, South Gloucestershire, England.
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