Pommereuil

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Le Pommereuil
A view within Pommereuil
A view within Pommereuil
Coat of arms of Le Pommereuil
Coat of arms
Location of Le Pommereuil
Le Pommereuil is located in France
Le Pommereuil
Le Pommereuil
Le Pommereuil is located in Hauts-de-France
Le Pommereuil
Le Pommereuil
Coordinates: 50°06′46″N 3°35′48″E / 50.1127°N 3.5967°E / 50.1127; 3.5967Coordinates: 50°06′46″N 3°35′48″E / 50.1127°N 3.5967°E / 50.1127; 3.5967
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementCambrai
CantonLe Cateau-Cambrésis
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Caudrésis - Catésis
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Marc Dufrenne
Area
1
6.45 km2 (2.49 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
778
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59465 /59360
Elevation91–153 m (299–502 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Pommereuil or Le Pommereuil is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

History[edit]

The village and surrounding woods (Bois l'Évêque) were heavily damaged by a tornado on June 24, 1967, a relatively rare occurrence in France.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Pommereuil
The arms of Le Pommereuil are blazoned :

Argent, a cross moline sable. (Challes-les-Eaux, Montalembert, Neuvilly and Le Pommereuil use the same arms.)



Monuments[edit]

Pommereuil British Cemetery
  • The church, Église Saint-Michel, was built during the 17th Century and has a fortified tower.

See also[edit]

References[edit]


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