Saint-Léger-aux-Bois, Seine-Maritime

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Saint-Léger-aux-Bois
Saint-Léger-aux-Bois is located in France
Saint-Léger-aux-Bois
Saint-Léger-aux-Bois
Coordinates: 49°50′04″N 1°36′42″E / 49.8344°N 1.6117°E / 49.8344; 1.6117Coordinates: 49°50′04″N 1°36′42″E / 49.8344°N 1.6117°E / 49.8344; 1.6117
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Blangy-sur-Bresle
Intercommunality Blangy-sur-Bresle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Rémy Ternisien
Area
 • Land1 11.02 km2 (4.25 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 488
 • Population2 density 44/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76598 / 76340
Elevation 153–221 m (502–725 ft)
(avg. 210 m or 690 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.

Saint-Léger-aux-Bois is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A village of forestry, farming and associated light industry situated in the Pays de Bray, at the junction of the D920, the D7 and the D116 roads, some 25 miles (40 km) southeast of Dieppe.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
494 502 528 512 509 455 488
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Leger, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • A sixteenth century donjon, the ‘Tour de Mailly’, a 15m diameter round tower.

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