Cany-Barville

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Cany-Barville
The church in Cany-Barville
The church in Cany-Barville
Coat of arms of Cany-Barville
Coat of arms
Location of Cany-Barville
Cany-Barville is located in France
Cany-Barville
Cany-Barville
Cany-Barville is located in Normandy
Cany-Barville
Cany-Barville
Coordinates: 49°47′19″N 0°38′22″E / 49.7886°N 0.6394°E / 49.7886; 0.6394Coordinates: 49°47′19″N 0°38′22″E / 49.7886°N 0.6394°E / 49.7886; 0.6394
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentSeine-Maritime
ArrondissementDieppe
CantonSaint-Valery-en-Caux
IntercommunalityCC Côte d'Albâtre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–) Jean Pierre Thévenot
Area
1
13.57 km2 (5.24 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,111
 • Density230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
76159 /76450
Elevation10–126 m (33–413 ft)
(avg. 25 m or 82 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Cany-Barville is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming and light industrial town situated by the banks of the river Durdent in the Pays de Caux, some 25 miles (40 km) southwest of Dieppe, at the junction of the D925, D10 and the D268 roads.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Cany-Barville
The arms of Cany-Barville are blazoned :
Quarterly 1: Argent, 2 garbs of wheat vert and an apple tree vert fructed gules; 2: Azure, a horse and in sinister chief a sheep argent; 3: Azure, a pike contourny and an eel contourny argent; 4: Argent, a hill filling most of the field, rising to sinister, with 5 trees at the top, vert, a fess wavy argent 'river'. [Really, quarter 4 is Vert, a fess wavy argent, and a bit of indescribable sky argent.]



Population[edit]

Historical population of Cany-Barville
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population1629170422093202334933643226
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. Siméon, at Barville, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The church of St. Martin, at Cany, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • The seventeenth-century chapel of St. Gilles and St. Leu
  • The seventeenth-century chateau de Cany, built between 1640 and 1656 by François Mansart, with its chapel and a park.
  • Remnants of a fortified manorhouse dating from the fourteenth century.
  • A feudal motte at Barville.
  • The fifteenth century watermill and museum.

Notable people[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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