Ouville-l'Abbaye

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Ouville-l’Abbaye
Ouville-l’Abbaye is located in France
Ouville-l’Abbaye
Ouville-l’Abbaye
Coordinates: 49°41′44″N 0°51′43″E / 49.6956°N 0.8619°E / 49.6956; 0.8619Coordinates: 49°41′44″N 0°51′43″E / 49.6956°N 0.8619°E / 49.6956; 0.8619
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Yerville
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Olivier Leconte
Area
 • Land1 7.31 km2 (2.82 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 616
 • Population2 density 84/km2 (220/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76491 / 76760
Elevation 134–173 m (440–568 ft)
(avg. 165 m or 541 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.

Ouville-l’Abbaye is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 27 miles (43 km) northwest of Rouen at the junction of the D55 and the D67 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
232 285 405 483 602 553 616
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The ruins of the seventeenth century abbey.
  • Outline of a Roman villa.
  • A château in Louis XV style, with many dependant buildings.
  • The medieval manorhouse of Mont-de-Bourg.
  • Several sixteenth century buildings.

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