Dombasle-sur-Meurthe

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Dombasle-sur-Meurthe
Saint Basle church
Saint Basle church
Coat of arms of Dombasle-sur-Meurthe
Coat of arms
Location of Dombasle-sur-Meurthe
Dombasle-sur-Meurthe is located in France
Dombasle-sur-Meurthe
Dombasle-sur-Meurthe
Dombasle-sur-Meurthe is located in Grand Est
Dombasle-sur-Meurthe
Dombasle-sur-Meurthe
Coordinates: 48°37′32″N 6°21′02″E / 48.6256°N 6.3506°E / 48.6256; 6.3506Coordinates: 48°37′32″N 6°21′02″E / 48.6256°N 6.3506°E / 48.6256; 6.3506
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeurthe-et-Moselle
ArrondissementNancy
CantonLunéville-1
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes des Pays du Sel et du Vermois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Blaise
Area
1
11.21 km2 (4.33 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
9,981
 • Density890/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
54159 /54110
Elevation203–320 m (666–1,050 ft)
(avg. 216 m or 709 ft)
Websitehttp://www.ville-dombasle.fr/
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Dombasle-sur-Meurthe is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in north-eastern France, close to the city of Nancy.

History[edit]

Dombasle is one of the main production sites for sodium carbonate in the world, as Solvay created there in 1873 one of its oldest production plant. This sodium bicarbonate production plant is a key economic actor in Nancy region.[2] The remains of the castle were destroyed in 1963.[3][4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.solvay.fr/FR/SolvayenFrance/noss_sites_en_france/dombasle_sur_meurthe/Dombasle-sur-Meurthe.aspx
  3. ^ http://dombasle.free.fr/down.html
  4. ^ http://www.solvay.fr/fr/implantations/dombasle/index.html