Tertry, Somme

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Tertry
Commune
The road into Tertry
The road into Tertry
Tertry is located in France
Tertry
Tertry
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Tertry is located in Hauts-de-France
Tertry
Tertry
Coordinates: 49°51′47″N 3°04′14″E / 49.8631°N 3.0706°E / 49.8631; 3.0706Coordinates: 49°51′47″N 3°04′14″E / 49.8631°N 3.0706°E / 49.8631; 3.0706
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Ham
Intercommunality CC Est de la Somme
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2007) André Thirard
Area1 4.93 km2 (1.90 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 188
 • Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 80750 /80200
Elevation 62–96 m (203–315 ft)
(avg. 78 m or 256 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.

Tertry is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.

Geography[edit]

Tertry is situated 50 km (31 mi) east of Amiens, on the D44 and D45 crossroads.

History[edit]

Tertry was the site of the battle of Tertry in 687, where Pepin of Herstal defeated Berthar, mayor of the palace of Neustria.

In 1920, British soldiers built a bridge across the Omignon at Tertry.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
173 174 129 157 185 186 188
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

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