Saint-Martin-en-Campagne

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Saint-Martin-en-Campagne
Saint-Martin-en-Campagne is located in France
Saint-Martin-en-Campagne
Saint-Martin-en-Campagne
Coordinates: 49°57′28″N 1°13′21″E / 49.9578°N 1.2225°E / 49.9578; 1.2225Coordinates: 49°57′28″N 1°13′21″E / 49.9578°N 1.2225°E / 49.9578; 1.2225
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Envermeu
Intercommunality Petit Caux
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Bernard Defoy
Area
 • Land1 6.85 km2 (2.64 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,266
 • Population2 density 180/km2 (480/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76618 / 76370
Elevation 0–128 m (0–420 ft)
(avg. 118 m or 387 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-en-Campagne is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A coastal farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, at the junction of the D113, D313 and the D925 roads, some 5 miles (8.0 km) east of Dieppe. Huge chalk cliffs rise up over a pebble beach and overlook the English Channel. The Penly nuclear power station is also sited in this commune.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Saint-Martin-en-Campagne
The arms of Saint-Martin-en-Campagne are blazoned :
Gules, a sword, on a chapé argent a lion and an alerion gules, and on a chief azure, a seagull proper.



Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
484 544 562 833 1104 1000 1266
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame, dating from the fifteenth century.
  • A stone cross from the sixteenth century.
  • The nuclear power station on the coast, with two reactors of 1300 MW each.

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