|Intercommunality||Caux-Vallée de Seine|
|• Land1||6.35 km2 (2.45 sq mi)|
|• Population2 density||120/km2 (320/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||76421 / 76170|
|Elevation||60–136 m (197–446 ft)
(avg. 115 m or 377 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.
Tradition holds that Saint Honorina (Sainte-Honorine) was martyred here in 303AD. There is a chapel dedicated to her in the town. The town name was recorded as Mellomara in the thirteenth century. After the revocation of the Edict of Nantes, Protestantism survived here clandestinely.
|Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates|
Places of interest
- The thirteenth century chapel of St.Honorine.
- The church of St.Jacques-et-Sainte-Anne, dating from the twelfth century.
- An old windmill.
- Mélamare on the Quid website (French)
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