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Encyclopedia > Vernon, Eure
Commune of
Vernon
Location
Longitude 01° 29' 09" E
Latitude 49° 05' 33" N
Administration
Country  France
Region Haute-Normandie
Department Eure
Arrondissement Évreux
Canton Vernon-Nord / Vernon-Sud
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération des Portes de l'Eure
Mayor Jean-Luc Miraux
(2001-2008)
Statistics
Altitude 10 m–148 m
Land area¹ 34.92 km²
Population²
(1999)
24,056
 - Density (1999) 688.9/km²
Miscellaneous
INSEE/Postal code 27681/ 27200
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: single count of residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel).

Vernon is a commune in the département of Eure and the Haute-Normandie région of France. It lies on the banks of the Seine River, about midway between the cities of Paris and Rouen. The city is well-known for its production of aircraft and rocket engines by the SNECMA group. In the 1999 census, Vernon had a population of 24,056. The commune has a land area of 34.92 km² (13.483 sq mi). Longitude is the east-west geographic coordinate measurement most commonly utilized in cartography and global navigation. ... Latitude,usually denoted symbolically by the Greek letter phi, , gives the location of a place on Earth north or south of the equator. ... This list of countries, arranged alphabetically, gives an overview of countries of the world. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Capital Rouen Land area¹ 12,318 km² Regional President Alain Le Vern (PS) (since 1998) Population  - Jan. ... Departments (French: IPA: ) are administrative units of France and many former French colonies, roughly analogous to English counties. ... Eure is a département in the north of France named after the Eure River. ... The 100 French departments are divided into 342 arrondissements, which may be translated into English as districts. ... The arrondissement of Évreux is an arrondissement of France, located in the Eure département, of the Haute-Normandie région. ... The cantons of France are administrative divisions subdividing arrondissements and départements. ... Map of the 36,568 communes of metropolitan France. ... A mayor (from the Latin māior, meaning larger, greater) is the modern title of the highest ranking municipal officer. ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 2001 Gregorian calendar). ... 2008 (MMVIII) will be a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... INSEE is the French abbreviation for the French National Institute for Statistics and Economic Studies (French: Institut National de la Statistique et des Études Économiques). ... Postal codes were introduced in France in 1972, when La Poste introduced automated sorting. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ... For other meanings, see Estuary (disambiguation) Rio de la Plata estuary An estuary is a semi-enclosed coastal body of water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea. ... This page lists English translations of several Latin phrases and abbreviations, such as and . ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... The commune is the lowest level of administrative division in the French Republic. ... The départements (or departments) are administrative units of France and many former French colonies, roughly analogous to English counties. ... Eure is a département in the north of France named after the Eure River. ... Capital Rouen Land area¹ 12,318 km² Regional President Alain Le Vern (PS) (since 1998) Population  - Jan. ... France is divided into 26 régions: 21 of these are in the continental part of metropolitan France, one is Corse on the island of Corsica (although strictly speaking Corse is in fact a territorial collectivity, not a région, but is referred to as a région in common... This article is about the river in France; it should not be confused with the Senne, a much smaller river that flows through Brussels. ... This article is about the capital of France. ... Rouen (pronounced in French, sometimes also ) is the historical capital city of Normandy, in northwestern France on the River Seine, and currently the capital of the Haute-Normandie (Upper Normandy) région. ... Snecma was one of the worlds leading aerospace corporations which merged with SAGEM to form SAFRAN. Snecma is now a subsidiary of the SAFRAN Group and previous Snecma subsidiaries have been reorganised within the wider group. ... INSEE is the French abbreviation for the French National Institute for Statistics and Economic Studies (French: Institut National de la Statistique et des Études Économiques). ...


History

Great Dates

  • 750 - First mention to name Vernon by Pépin le Bref.
  • 1070 - Birth to Saint-Adjutor.
  • 1153 - Vernon is besieged by the king of France Louis VII.
  • 1196 - Vernon is joined at royal domain by Philippe Auguste.
  • 1204 - Construction to château de Vernon.
  • 1227 - The king Saint-Louis comes to Vernon.
  • 1415 - Vernon becomes english.
  • 1449 - Vernon becomes again french by the king Charles VII.
  • 1596 - 8 october, The king Henri IV is coming to Château de Bizy.
  • 1600 - Construction to Vieux-Moulin.
  • 1606 - the king Henri IV create a school.
  • 1723 - Creation to l'Avenue des Capucins.
  • 1804 - Vernonnet is reattach to Vernon.
  • 1810 - Napoléon 1 is coming to Vernon.
  • 1843 - Arrival to railroad Line Paris-Le Havre via Rouen.
  • 1858 - Création to Saint-Louis Hospital.
  • 1860 - Highwork urbanism in the center by Suchet d'Albuféra.
  • 1862 - Création to Library.
  • 1895 - Inauguration to new Cityhall by Adolphe Barette.
  • 1897 - First séance to cinématography at Théatre de Vernon.
  • 1910 - Inondation to Seine river.
  • 1955 - Inauguration to Clemenceau Bridge.
  • 1966 - Création to highschool Georges Dumézil.
  • 1983 - First édition to Foire aux Cerises.
  • 1983 - Inauguration to A.G Poulain museum.
  • 1988 - 18 october, coming to François Mitterand.
  • 1992 - Inauguration to Espace Cuturel Philippe Auguste.
  • 1995 - Third election to Jean-Claude Asphe major.
  • 1996 - 30 june, coming to Hillary Clinton.
  • 2000 - october, coming to Bernadette Chirac
  • 2001 - Jean-Luc Miraux major to city face at Catherine Picard.
  • 2004 - 16 january, coming to Jean-Louis Borloo afin de restricturer les Boutardes.
  • 2004 - Le 29 january, coming to Alain Lambert.
  • 2006 - Le 26 january, coming to Nicolas Sarkosy

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External links

  • Vernon, Pacy-sur-Eure, Giverney - Official tourist board website in English
  • Official website (in French)
  • Unofficial website (in English and French)
  • The website of the Partners of the Vernon - Giverny Tourist Office (In French, English and German)
  • Vernon News Section of Giverny News (In French)

Coordinates: 49°05′26″N, 1°29′03″E Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...


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Vernon, Eure at AllExperts (133 words)
Vernon is a commune in the département of Eure and the Haute-Normandie reégion of France.
It lies on the banks of the Seine River, about midway between the cities of Paris and Rouen.
In the 1999 census, Vernon had a population of 24,056.
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