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Coordinates: 50°05′12″N 2°13′51″E / 50.0867°N 2.230833°E / 50.0867; 2.230833

Commune of Fieffes-Montrelet

Fieffes église 1.jpg
Location
Paris plan pointer b jms.svg
Map highlighting the commune of
Administration
Country France
Region Picardie
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Domart-en-Ponthieu
Intercommunality Bernavillois
Mayor Pierre Danvin
(2001–2008)
Statistics
Elevation 63–147 m (210–480 ft)
(avg. 98 m/320 ft)
Land area1 9.68 km2 (3.74 sq mi)
Population2 313  (2006)
 - Density 32 /km2 (83 /sq mi)
Miscellaneous
INSEE/Postal code 80566/ 80670
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
2 Population sans doubles comptes: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Fieffes-Montrelet is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

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Geography

The communes is situated on the D49 road, some 20 miles (32 km) east of Abbeville.

History

In 1975, the two communes of Fieffes and Montrelet were united to create a single administrative entity.

Population

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
267 306 274 279 291 299 313
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

  • Fieffes church

The church of Saint-Pierre is in the Romanesque style. The altar has recently (2007) been restored at a cost of €7500

  • Montrelet church

Surrounded by the graveyard, it is unusually aligned with the river and in a high position.

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