Chassey-le-Camp

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Chassey-le-Camp
The town hall in Chassey-le-Camp
The town hall in Chassey-le-Camp
Location of Chassey-le-Camp
Chassey-le-Camp is located in France
Chassey-le-Camp
Chassey-le-Camp
Chassey-le-Camp is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Chassey-le-Camp
Chassey-le-Camp
Coordinates: 46°53′15″N 4°41′50″E / 46.8875°N 4.6972°E / 46.8875; 4.6972Coordinates: 46°53′15″N 4°41′50″E / 46.8875°N 4.6972°E / 46.8875; 4.6972
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentSaône-et-Loire
ArrondissementChalon-sur-Saône
CantonChagny
IntercommunalityRégion de Chagny en Bourgogne
Area
1
8.62 km2 (3.33 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
347
 • Density40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
71109 /71150
Elevation216–432 m (709–1,417 ft)
(avg. 357 m or 1,171 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Chassey-le-Camp is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France.

History[edit]

The commune of Chassey-le-Camp is known for giving its name to the archaeological culture of the late Neolithic (stone age) named Chasséen.[2]

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Wine[edit]

Vineyards of Chassey-le-Camp form part of the Bouzeron appellation d'origine contrôlée in the Cote Chalonnaise sub-region of Burgundy. Bouzeron is an appellation for white wine made exclusively from the Aligoté grape, created in 1998. Pinot noir and Chardonnay wines are also produced in the commune, but sold under the appellations Bourgogne rouge or blanc or Bourgogne Côte Chalonnaise.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ ‹See Tfd›(in French)Thévenot, J.-P. (1969) - « Éléments chasséens de la céramique de Chassey », Revue Archéologique de l'Est et du Centre-Est, XX, 1-2, pages 7-95.