Le Grand-Quevilly is a [lə ɡʁɑ̃ keviji] commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.
Geography [ edit ]
The town is third largest suburb of
Rouen, a port with considerable light industry and oil refineries situated just 3 miles (5 kilometres) southwest of the centre of Rouen, at the junction of the D3, D492 and the D338 roads.
International relations [ edit ]
Twin towns – Sister cities [ edit ]
Le Grand-Quevilly is
Population [ edit ]
Historical population of Le Grand-Quevilly
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.
Heraldry [ edit ]
the arms of Grand-Quevilly are
Gules, on a fess sable an escallop between two crosses bottony fitchy argent; all between a leopard Or armed and langued azure and the point of queville Or.
Places of interest [ edit ]
The ‘Zénith de Rouen’ concert hall.
manor house at Grand Aulnay. The church of St. Pierre, dating from the sixteenth century.
Notable people [ edit ]
Laurent Fabius, politician. Franck Dubosc, actor and comedian.
Philippe Torreton, actor and politician
See also [ edit ]
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