The church of Tubersent
|Intercommunality||Mer et Terres d'Opale|
|• Mayor||Jean Liebaert|
|Area1||6.9 km2 (2.7 sq mi)|
|• Density||76/km2 (200/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||62832 /62630|
|Elevation||2–105 m (6.6–344.5 ft)
(avg. 14 m or 46 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.
First mentioned in the 9th century as "Thorbodessem" (or "Thornbodeshem" in 877), the place later (1097) was called "Turbodessem".
Places of interest
- The church of St.Etienne, dating from the sixteenth century
- Site of a battle between Ligueurs and royalists in 1591.
- Motte of an old castle.
- A farm dating from the eighteenth century (1735).
- A water mill.
Tubersent is located 5 miles (8 km) northeast of Montreuil-sur-Mer on the D145 road.
|From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.|
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