Beaumé

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Beaumé
Entry to the village
Entry to the village
Location of Beaumé
Beaumé is located in France
Beaumé
Beaumé
Beaumé is located in Hauts-de-France
Beaumé
Beaumé
Coordinates: 49°50′20″N 4°09′11″E / 49.8389°N 4.1531°E / 49.8389; 4.1531Coordinates: 49°50′20″N 4°09′11″E / 49.8389°N 4.1531°E / 49.8389; 4.1531
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementVervins
CantonHirson
IntercommunalityTrois Rivières
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Bernard Derumigny
Area
1
9.18 km2 (3.54 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
97
 • Density11/km2 (27/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02055 /02500
Elevation168–254 m (551–833 ft)
(avg. 212 m or 696 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Beaumé is a commune in the department of Aisne in the Hauts-de-France region of northern France.

The inhabitants of the commune are known as Beauméens or Beauméennes[2]

Geography[edit]

Beaumé is located some 70 km east of Saint-Quentin and 50 km west of Charleville-Mézières. It can be accessed by the D37 road from Besmont in the west passing through the commune and the village and continuing east to Aubenton. There are also several other country roads accessing the commune from all directions. Apart from the village there are two other hamlets: La Courte Soupe and Monplaisir. The south of the commune is heavily forested however most of the commune is farmland.[3]

The Ruisseau de l'Etang Polliart flows from the south-east of the commune to the north with several tributaries as it continues north out of the commune to join the Ton river at Leuze.[3]

Neighbouring communes and villages[3][edit]

Administration[edit]

List of Successive Mayors of Beaumé[4]

From To Name Party Position
2001 2014 Jean-Luc Hesters
2014 Present Bernard Derumigny

(Not all data is known)

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006102—    
2007100−2.0%
200898−2.0%
200997−1.0%
201097+0.0%
201198+1.0%
201298+0.0%
201399+1.0%
201498−1.0%
201597−1.0%
201697+0.0%
The War Memorial

Culture and heritage[edit]

The Church of Saint Nicolas

Civil heritage[edit]

The commune has a number of buildings and structures that are registered as historical monuments:

  • A Farmhouse at 6 Rue de l'Eglise (1849)Logo monument historique - rouge sans texte.svg[5]
  • A Farmhouse at La Courte Soupe d'en bas (18th century)Logo monument historique - rouge sans texte.svg[6]
  • An old Chateau at 4-12 Rue de Leuze (1772)Logo monument historique - rouge sans texte.svg[7]
  • The Town Hall / School at 2 Place de la Mairie (1843)Logo monument historique - rouge sans texte.svg[8]
  • The old Grange-aux-Bois Manor at Grange-aux-Bois (1870)Logo monument historique - rouge sans texte.svg[9]

Religious heritage[edit]

A Wayside Cross

The commune has several religious buildings and structures that are registered as historical monuments:

  • The Bordreaux-Grimpret Family Tomb (1882)Logo monument historique - rouge sans texte.svg[10]
  • The Tomb of Hippolite Licent (1858)Logo monument historique - rouge sans texte.svg[11]
  • The Tomb of Infantry Captain Pierre Antoine Menu (1844)Logo monument historique - rouge sans texte.svg[12]
  • The Parish Church and Cemetery of Saint Nicolas (14th century)Logo monument historique - rouge sans texte.svg[13]

The Church contains many items that are registered as historical objects:

  • A Paten (19th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[14]
  • A Book: Missale Ecclesiae Laudensis (1773)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[15]
  • A Chalice (19th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[16]
  • A Stoup (18th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[17]
  • A Stained glass window: Our Lady of Victories (19th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[18]
  • The Charlotte Bell (1783)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[19]
  • An Altar Painting: Christ on the Cross (1969)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[20]
  • A Baptismal font (16th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[21]
  • The "Queen's Chair" (18th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[22]
  • A Statue: Saint Nicolas (16th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[23]
  • A set of 4 Church Lamps (19th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[24]
  • A Wardrobe converted to a Confessional (19th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[25]
  • The Furniture in the ChurchLogo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[26]
  • The Furniture in the Church (Supplementary list)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[27]
  • A Book: Book of Common Prayer and particular Masses of Saint Benedict (1619)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[28]
  • A set of 5 Pews (17th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[29]
  • The Panelling in the semi-recess of the Choir (18th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[30]
  • The Retable on the main Altar (18th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[31]
  • The Tabernacle on the main Altar (18th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[32]
  • The main Altar (18th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[33]
  • The whole of the decoration of the Choir (17th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[34]
  • A Stool for a Choir child (18th century)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[35]
  • A Bronze Bell (1783)Logo monument historique - noir sans texte.svg[36]

Notable People linked to the commune[edit]

Grave of Pierre Antoine Menu (1769-1844)
  • Pierre Antoine Menu, Captain of the 84th regiment of infantry of the line, Chevalier of the Legion of Honour, native of Archon. Buried at Beaumé.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

Notes and references[edit]

Notes[edit]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Inhabitants of Aisne ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  3. ^ a b c Google Maps
  4. ^ List of Mayors of France ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  5. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA02000525 Farmhouse at 6 Rue de l'Eglise ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  6. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA02000526 Farmhouse at La Courte Soupe d'en bas ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  7. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA02000524 Old Chateau at 4-12 Rue de Leuze ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  8. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA02000611 Town Hall / School at 2 Place de la Mairie ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  9. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA02000521 Grange-aux-Bois Manor at Grange-aux-Bois ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  10. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA02000914 Bordreaux-Grimpret Family Tomb ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  11. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA02000913 Tomb of Hippolite Licent ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  12. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA02000912 Tomb of Infantry Captain Pierre Antoine Menu ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  13. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA02000510 Parish Church and Cemetery of Saint Nicolas ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  14. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001597 Paten ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  15. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001596 Book: Missale Ecclesiae Laudensis ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  16. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001595 Chalice ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  17. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001594 Stoup ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  18. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001511 Stained glass window: Our Lady of Victories ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  19. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001510 Charlotte Bell ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  20. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001509 Altar Painting: Christ on the Cross ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  21. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001507 Baptismal font ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  22. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001506 Queen's Chair ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  23. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001505 Statue: Saint Nicolas ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  24. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001504 Set of 4 Church Lamps ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  25. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001503 Wardrobe converted to a Confessional ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  26. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001502 Funiture in the Church ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  27. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001512 Funiture in the Church (Supplementary list) ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  28. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001691 Book: Book of Common Prayer and particular Masses of Saint Benedict ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  29. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001690 Set of 5 Pews ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  30. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001689 Panelling in the semi-recess of the Choir ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  31. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001688 Retable on the main Altar ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  32. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001687 Tabernacle on the main Altar ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  33. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001686 Main Altar ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  34. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001685 Decoration of the Choir ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  35. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy IM02001684 Stool for a Choir child ‹See Tfd›(in French)Camera aabb.svg
  36. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy PM02000074 Bronze Bell ‹See Tfd›(in French)