Baulme-la-Roche

Baulme-la-Roche is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region of eastern France.[3]

Baulme-la-Roche
A general view of Baulme-la-Roche
A general view of Baulme-la-Roche
Coat of arms of Baulme-la-Roche
Coat of arms
Location of Baulme-la-Roche
Baulme-la-Roche is located in France
Baulme-la-Roche
Baulme-la-Roche
Baulme-la-Roche is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Baulme-la-Roche
Baulme-la-Roche
Coordinates: 47°20′48″N 4°47′59″E / 47.3467°N 4.7997°E / 47.3467; 4.7997Coordinates: 47°20′48″N 4°47′59″E / 47.3467°N 4.7997°E / 47.3467; 4.7997
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentCôte-d'Or
ArrondissementDijon
CantonTalant
IntercommunalitySombernonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Raphaël Véjux[1]
Area
1
6.69 km2 (2.58 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[2]
90
 • Density13/km2 (35/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
21051 /21410
Elevation360–596 m (1,181–1,955 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

The inhabitants of the commune are known as Rochebalmiens or Rochebalmiennes.[4]

GeographyEdit

 
View of the commune

Baulme-la-Roche is located some 17 km west by north-west of Dijon and 8 km north-east of Sombernon. Access to the commune is by the D104C from Mâlain in the south which passes through the commune and the village and continues north-east to join the D10 south-east of Panges. The Paris–Marseille railway passes through the commune and the entrance to the Blaisy-Bas Tunnel is in the commune. The nearest station is at Malain south of the commune. The commune is mostly farmland but there are extensive forests - especially in the east.[5][6]

The Douix river rises in the west of the commune and flows south-east to join the Ouche east of Sainte-Marie-sur-Ouche. The Ruisseau de Baulme-la-Roche rises in the centre of the commune and flows south-west to join the Douix.[5][6]

ToponymyEdit

Baulme-la-Roche appears as Beaume la Roche on the 1750 Cassini Map[7] and the same on the 1790 version.[8]

HeraldryEdit

Blazon:

Party per fess, at 1 party per pale, Argent a cross Gules charged with 5 roses and Azure a dexter arm carnation vested Argent holds a crozier of Or; at 2 Azure, a mountain of 3 hillocks of Or; all debruised by a barrulet on the division charged with a fess wavy of Azure.



AdministrationEdit

List of Successive Mayors[9]

From To Name Party Position
2001 2011 Gisèle Monot
2011 2014 Jean Luc Gourdin
2014 2026 Raphaël Véjux

(Not all data is known)

DemographyEdit

In 2017 the commune had 90 inhabitants.

Population change (See database)
1793 1800 1806 1821 1831 1836 1841 1846 1851
357 329 335 314 300 284 249 393 392
1856 1861 1866 1872 1876 1881 1886 1891 1896
244 239 222 198 238 234 214 211 195
1901 1906 1911 1921 1926 1931 1936 1946 1954
177 186 184 150 170 168 156 139 130
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2007 2012 2017
120 106 77 88 100 118 125 108 90

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Sources: database Ldh/EHESS/Cassini and Insee See database
 
Baulme-la-Roche

Culture and heritageEdit

 
The Fountain
 
The Parish Church

Civil heritageEdit

The commune has a number of buildings and sites that are registered as historical monuments:

  • A Farmhouse (16th century) [10]
  • A House (1807) [11]
  • A Farmhouse (18th century) [12]
  • A House (19th century) [13]
  • A Blacksmith's House (1818) [14]
  • A Fountain at Rue Landel (1822) [15]
  • Houses and farmsn (17th-19th century) [16]
  • A Fountain at la Dhuys (1822) [17]

Religious heritageEdit

The commune has several religious buildings and sites that are registered as historical monuments:

The Church contains a large number of items that are registered as historical objects. For a complete list including links to descriptions (in French) click here.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020. Retrieved 8 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  3. ^ Baulme-la-Roche on Lion1906
  4. ^ Inhabitants of Côte-d'Or (in French)
  5. ^ a b c Baulme-la-Roche on Google Maps
  6. ^ a b Baulme-la-Roche on the Géoportail from National Geographic Institute (IGN) website (in French)
  7. ^ Beaume la Roche on the 1750 Cassini Map
  8. ^ Beaume la Roche on the 1790 Cassini Map
  9. ^ List of Mayors of France (in French)
  10. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA00059737 Farmhouse (in French)
  11. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA00059736 House (in French)
  12. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA00059859 Farmhouse (in French)
  13. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA00059740 House (in French)
  14. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA00059742 Blacksmith's House (in French)
  15. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée PA00112097 Fountain (in French)
  16. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA00059858 Houses and farms (in French)
  17. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA00059782 Fountain (in French)
  18. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA00059782 PA21000008 Benedictine Priory   (in French)
  19. ^ Ministry of Culture, Mérimée IA00059738 IA00059739 Parish Church of Saint Martin (in French)