Ramburelles

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Ramburelles
School
School
Ramburelles is located in France
Ramburelles
Ramburelles
Coordinates: 49°58′05″N 1°42′38″E / 49.9681°N 1.7106°E / 49.9681; 1.7106Coordinates: 49°58′05″N 1°42′38″E / 49.9681°N 1.7106°E / 49.9681; 1.7106
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Abbeville
Canton Gamaches
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Michel Dubus
Area
 • Land1 4.59 km2 (1.77 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 244
 • Population2 density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80662 / 80140
Elevation 104–133 m (341–436 ft)
(avg. 130 m or 430 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.

Ramburelles is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

Geography[edit]

Ramburelles is situated on the D263 road, some 10 miles (16 km) southwest of Abbeville.

Population[edit]

Population history
1926 1931 1936 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
222 214 221 200 213 228 211 231 210 244
Starting in 196: Population without duplicates

History[edit]

  • In 1218, Bishop Evrard puts the parish under the deanship of Oisemont.
  • In the 14th century, it came under the provost of the Vimeu.
  • Before leaving, in 1944, the Germans burnt down the school and the chateau.
  • In 1922, the local council agreed to the installation of a telephone kiosk.[1] It wasn’t working until 1924.
Event from after World War I

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  • In 1922 and 1923, electrification came to the village. Public buildings waited until 1929.
  • In 1932, the local council agreed to provide a fresh water supply to the commune. It wasn’t completed until 1953.
  • in 1948, the roads of the commune were covered in tarmac for the first time.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Ramburelles

The arms of Ramburelles are blazoned :
Azure, an inescutcheon argent. (Gouzeaucourt, Saint-Jean-de-Vals, Ramburelles, Saint-Menge, Colombey-les-Belles and Ostreville use the same arms.)




Places of interest[edit]

  • The traces of a castle can be seen in pastureland near the village.
  • The sixteenth century church, completed in 1536
  • The château
  • The war memorial, from 1922
  • Ancient wells, used until clean water was supplied to the village.
  • The school. It was planned in 1878 and built soon after.
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Personalities[edit]

Front page of Les hommes d'aujourd'hui in 1870


  • Paul Eugène Delattre (1830–1898). Lawyer, politician, writer

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Travail collectif de la Coopérative scolaire de Ramburelles

External links[edit]