Tessy-sur-Vire

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Tessy-sur-Vire
L'église Saint-Pierre
L'église Saint-Pierre
Tessy-sur-Vire is located in France
Tessy-sur-Vire
Tessy-sur-Vire
Coordinates: 48°58′30″N 1°03′34″W / 48.975°N 1.0594°W / 48.975; -1.0594Coordinates: 48°58′30″N 1°03′34″W / 48.975°N 1.0594°W / 48.975; -1.0594
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Saint-Lô
Canton Tessy-sur-Vire
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du canton de Tessy-sur-Vire
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Richard
Area
 • Land1 15.90 km2 (6.14 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,473
 • Population2 density 93/km2 (240/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50592 / 50420
Elevation 34–210 m (112–689 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.

Tessy-sur-Vire is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Tessy-sur-Vire
The arms of Tessy-sur-Vire are blazoned :
Gules, a 3-arched bridge argent masoned sable issuant from a base engrailed azure (waves).



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