Saint-Martin-de-Boscherville

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Saint-Martin-de-Boscherville
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Saint-Martin-de-Boscherville is located in France
Saint-Martin-de-Boscherville
Saint-Martin-de-Boscherville
Coordinates: 49°26′39″N 0°57′46″E / 49.4442°N 0.9628°E / 49.4442; 0.9628Coordinates: 49°26′39″N 0°57′46″E / 49.4442°N 0.9628°E / 49.4442; 0.9628
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Duclair
Intercommunality Seine-Austreberthe
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Hubert Saint
Area
 • Land1 12.91 km2 (4.98 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,497
 • Population2 density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76614 / 76840
Elevation 2–134 m (6.6–439.6 ft)
(avg. 26 m or 85 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-Martin-de-Boscherville is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A residential village situated by the banks of the river Seine, some 6 miles (9.7 km) west of Rouen at the junction of the D67, D267 and the D982 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Saint-Martin-de-Boscherville
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 875 970 1191 1389 1551 1504 1497
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

The abbey church
  • The abbey church of St. Georges, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • twelfth century vestiges of the abbey (cloisters and halls etc.)
  • Ancient wood framed houses.
  • The thirteenth century Templars manorhouse at Genetay.
  • Ruins of the old castle of Genetay.
  • The sixteenth century chapel of St. Gorgon.

People[edit]

Twin towns[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Gilbert Fromager, Le Canton de Duclair à l'aube du XXe siècle, Duclair, 1986 ISBN|2-9501653-0-3
  • Gilbert Fromager, Le Canton de Duclair 1925-1950, Duclair, 1993 ISBN|2-9501653-1-1
  • Le Patrimoine des communes de la Seine-Maritime, tome 1, éditions Flohic, 1997 ISBN|2-84234-017-5

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