La Fontelaye

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La Fontelaye
La Fontelaye is located in France
La Fontelaye
La Fontelaye
Coordinates: 49°41′49″N 0°57′14″E / 49.6969°N 0.9539°E / 49.6969; 0.9539Coordinates: 49°41′49″N 0°57′14″E / 49.6969°N 0.9539°E / 49.6969; 0.9539
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Dieppe
Canton Tôtes
Intercommunality Trois Rivières
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Caroline Dupuy
Area1 3.99 km2 (1.54 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 35
 • Density 8.8/km2 (23/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 76274 / 76890
Elevation 91–157 m (299–515 ft)
(avg. 97 m or 318 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.

La Fontelaye is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.


A very small farming village situated by the banks of the Saâne river in the Pays de Caux, some 21 miles (34 km) south of Dieppe at the junction of the D303 and the D23 roads.


Historical population of La Fontelaye
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 40 51 44 38 39 40 35
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]

  • A seventeenth century château built on the ruins of an earlier castle.
  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the thirteenth century.

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