Bosc-le-Hard

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Bosc-Le-Hard
Commune
Coat of arms of Bosc-Le-Hard
Coat of arms
Bosc-Le-Hard is located in France
Bosc-Le-Hard
Bosc-Le-Hard
Location within Normandy region
Bosc-Le-Hard is located in Normandy
Bosc-Le-Hard
Bosc-Le-Hard
Coordinates: 49°37′38″N 1°10′37″E / 49.6272°N 1.1769°E / 49.6272; 1.1769Coordinates: 49°37′38″N 1°10′37″E / 49.6272°N 1.1769°E / 49.6272; 1.1769
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Neufchâtel-en-Bray
Intercommunality Bosc d'Eawy
Government
 • Mayor (2007–2008) Chantal Biville
Area1 10.37 km2 (4.00 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,469
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 76125 /76850
Elevation 128–176 m (420–577 ft)
(avg. 170 m or 560 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.

Bosc-Le-Hard is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A village of farming and light industry, situated in the Pays de Bray, some 26 miles (42 km) south of Dieppe, at the junction of the D25 and the D151 roads. The A29 autoroute forms the northern border of the commune.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bosc-Le-Hard
The arms of Bosc-Le-Hard are blazoned :
Gules, a pascal lamb Or haloed argent, holding a long cross from which flies a banner Or charged a cross gules, and a chief azure.



Population[edit]

Historical population of Bosc-le-Hard
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population82587612241178127114111469
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.John, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The modern church of St.Eloi.
  • The chateau du Réel.
  • The chapel at Augeville.

Twin towns[edit]

See also[edit]

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