Athie, Côte-d'Or

Athie is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region of eastern France.

Athie
The Moulin d'Athie
The Moulin d'Athie
Location of Athie
Athie is located in France
Athie
Athie
Athie is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Athie
Athie
Coordinates: 47°34′01″N 4°15′17″E / 47.5669°N 4.2547°E / 47.5669; 4.2547Coordinates: 47°34′01″N 4°15′17″E / 47.5669°N 4.2547°E / 47.5669; 4.2547
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentCôte-d'Or
ArrondissementMontbard
CantonMontbard
IntercommunalityCC Montbardois
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Pascal Lhuillier
Area
1
5.92 km2 (2.29 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
75
 • Density13/km2 (33/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
21029 /21500
Elevation210–403 m (689–1,322 ft)
(avg. 214 m or 702 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

Athie is located some 12 km south-west of Montbard and 13 km north-east of Époisses. Access to the commune is by road D4 from Senailly in the north which passes through the village and continues south-west to Bard-lès-Époisses. The D1 road comes from Moutiers-Saint-Jean in the west passing through the village and merging with the D4 then continuing south-east to Viserny. There is a large band of forest in the north-east of the commune with small patches south of the village and the rest of the land is farmland.[2]

The Armançon river flows through the centre of the commune from south to north, eventually joining the Yonne at Migennes. The Reome river flows from the west to join the Armançon in the village.[2]

Neighbouring communes and villagesEdit

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HistoryEdit

During the French Revolutionary National Convention period (1792-1795), the commune, formerly called Athie-lès-Moutier,[3] took the name Athie-sous-Réome.[4]

AdministrationEdit

List of Successive Mayors[5]

From To Name Party Position
2001 2008 Michel Lhuillier
2008 2020 Pascal Lhuillier

(Not all data is known)

DemographyEdit

In 2017 the commune had 75 inhabitants.

Population change (See database)
1793 1800 1806 1821 1831 1836 1841 1846 1851
251 243 267 252 252 239 238 229 252
1856 1861 1866 1872 1876 1881 1886 1891 1896
219 208 208 203 204 196 192 168 152
1901 1906 1911 1921 1926 1931 1936 1946 1954
146 145 126 107 116 109 101 84 89
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2007 2012 2017
90 88 76 74 70 92 90 85 75

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Sources: database Ldh/EHESS/Cassini and Insee See database


Sites and monumentsEdit

There is a Cemetery Cross (15th century)  next to a country church which is registered as a historical monument.[6]

There is an attractive garden at the Moulin d'Athie. There is also a magnificent Pietà at the crossroads of Rue Haute and the Grande Rue.

The parish Church of Saint-Cassien contains several items which are registered as historical objects:

  • Statue: Saint-Cassien (18th century) [7]
  • Statue: Sainte Barbe (15th century) [8]
  • Statue: Virgin and Child (14th century) [9]
  • Statue: Saint Jacques (16th century) [10]
  • Statue: Christ (14th century) [11]
  • Tabernacle (15th century) [12]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  2. ^ a b c Google Maps
  3. ^ According to: Revolutionary names of communes of France, p. 17, consulted on 31 July 2012 (in French)
  4. ^ Communal Notice - Athie, 31 July 2012 (in French)
  5. ^ List of Mayors of France (in French)
  6. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée PA00112073 Cemetery Cross (in French) 
  7. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy PM21000102 Statue: Saint Cassien (in French) 
  8. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy PM21000101 Statue: Saint Barbe (in French) 
  9. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy PM21000100 Statue: Virgin and Child (in French) 
  10. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy PM21000099 Statue: Saint Jacques (in French) 
  11. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy PM21000098 Statue: Christ (in French)
  12. ^ Ministry of Culture, Palissy PM21000097 Tabernacle (in French)

External linksEdit