The church and war memorial in Villeroy
|Intercommunality||CC Somme Sud-Ouest|
|• Mayor (2001–2008)||Roger Dancourt|
|6.02 km2 (2.32 sq mi)|
|• Density||33/km2 (85/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01:00 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+02:00 (CEST)|
|Elevation||119–159 m (390–522 ft) |
(avg. 139 m or 456 ft)
|1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.|
Villeroy is situated 13 miles(21 km) southwest of Abbeville, on the D108e road
|From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.|
The village was known as "Villa Regia", in 1129. It was once owned by the Knights Templar who built a wall around the village.
The seigneury was first noted as Bailleul-Vimeu, which was then passed to the seigneurs of Rambures.
Places of interest
- The church of Saint Sauveur, rebuilt in the 19th century.
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