Val-de-Saâne

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Val-de-Saâne
Val-de-Saâne is located in France
Val-de-Saâne
Val-de-Saâne
Coordinates: 49°42′19″N 0°57′55″E / 49.7053°N 0.9653°E / 49.7053; 0.9653Coordinates: 49°42′19″N 0°57′55″E / 49.7053°N 0.9653°E / 49.7053; 0.9653
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Tôtes
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Trois Rivières
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Norbert Gainville
Area1 13.87 km2 (5.36 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 1,445
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76018 / 76890
Elevation 70–158 m (230–518 ft)
(avg. 144 m or 472 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.

Val-de-Saâne is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in north-western France.

Geography[edit]

A farming commune situated by the banks of the river Saâne in the Pays de Caux, some 19 miles (31 km) south of Dieppe at the junction of the D2, D25 and the D23 roads. The commune was created in 1964 by the fusion of the four villages of Anglesqueville-sur-Saâne, Eurville, Thiédeville and Varvannes

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Val-de-Saâne
The arms of the commune of Val-de-Saâne are blazoned :
Gules, on a cross Or between 2 fleurs-de-lys, an escallop and a rose argent, an inescutcheon vert charged with a cock Or.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Val-de-Saâne
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2010
Population 688 707 1027 1214 1257 1330 1353 1445
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 church of St. Wandrille, dating from the eleventh century.
  • The church of St. Sulpice, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The church of St. Nicaise, dating from the eleventh century.
  • The church of St. Pierre at Eurville.
  • The sixteenth-century château of Varvannes.

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