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Équeurdreville-Hainneville

Équeurdreville-Hainneville is a former commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Cherbourg-en-Cotentin.[1]

Équeurdreville-Hainneville
Rue principale d'Equeurdreville.jpeg
Location of Équeurdreville-Hainneville
Équeurdreville-Hainneville is located in France
Équeurdreville-Hainneville
Équeurdreville-Hainneville
Équeurdreville-Hainneville is located in Normandy
Équeurdreville-Hainneville
Équeurdreville-Hainneville
Coordinates: 49°38′54″N 1°39′17″W / 49.6483°N 1.6547°W / 49.6483; -1.6547Coordinates: 49°38′54″N 1°39′17″W / 49.6483°N 1.6547°W / 49.6483; -1.6547
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentManche
ArrondissementCherbourg
CantonÉqueurdreville-Hainneville
CommuneCherbourg-en-Cotentin
Area
1
12.83 km2 (4.95 sq mi)
Population
 (1999)
18,173
 • Density1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
50120
Elevation0–173 m (0–568 ft)
(avg. 10 m or 33 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It was formed when Équeurdreville and Hainneville merged on January 1, 1965.

HeraldryEdit

The arms of Équeurdreville-Hainneville are blazoned :
Per fess 1: Per pale A: Azure, in bend 3 escallops Or and B: Gules, a tower Or; 2: Gules, a 4arched bridge Or issuant from a base engrailed (waves) vert.



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References and notesEdit

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 1 December 2015 (in French)