Saint-Martin-le-Gaillard

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Saint-Martin-le-Gaillard
Saint-Martin-le-Gaillard is located in France
Saint-Martin-le-Gaillard
Saint-Martin-le-Gaillard
Coordinates: 49°58′45″N 1°22′17″E / 49.9792°N 1.3714°E / 49.9792; 1.3714Coordinates: 49°58′45″N 1°22′17″E / 49.9792°N 1.3714°E / 49.9792; 1.3714
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Eu
Intercommunality Yères et Plateaux
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Martial Fromentin
Area1 17.8 km2 (6.9 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 338
 • Density 19/km2 (49/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76619 / 76260
Elevation 14–158 m (46–518 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 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-le-Gaillard is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated by the banks of the river Yères in the Pays de Caux, at the junction of the D16 and the D113 roads, some 11 miles (18 km) east of Dieppe.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Saint-Martin-le-Gaillard
The arms of Saint-Martin-le-Gaillard are blazoned :
Azure, on a cross argent between in bend 2 trefoils and in bend sinister 2 eagles Or, a lion gules.



Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
256 285 253 270 279 315 338
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame at St. Martin, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • The church of St. Sulpice, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The church of St. Ouen at Auberville, dating from the seventeenth century, now a house.
  • Ruins of a feudal castle.

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