Monchy-sur-Eu

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Monchy-sur-Eu
Monchy-sur-Eu is located in France
Monchy-sur-Eu
Monchy-sur-Eu
Coordinates: 49°59′45″N 1°27′14″E / 49.9958°N 1.4539°E / 49.9958; 1.4539Coordinates: 49°59′45″N 1°27′14″E / 49.9958°N 1.4539°E / 49.9958; 1.4539
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Eu
Intercommunality Yères et Plateaux
Government
 • Mayor Gérard Coulombel
Area1 8.99 km2 (3.47 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 549
 • Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76442 / 76260
Elevation 49–142 m (161–466 ft)
(avg. 119 m or 390 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.

Monchy-sur-Eu is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A forestry and farming village situated in the Pays de Bray, some 20 miles (32 km) northeast of Dieppe at the junction of the D126 and the D58 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Monchy-sur-Eu
The arms of Monchy-sur-Eu are blazoned :
Argent, within a square voided tenné, a trefoil, all within a bordure vert. (tenné may not be a 'proper' tincture but it's the closest that English heraldry has to orange.)



Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
400 431 398 431 478 492 549
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Riquier, dating from the seventeenth century.

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