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Title: Castelnaud-la-Chapelle  
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Subject: Communes of the Dordogne department, Castelnau, Arrondissement of Sarlat-la-Canéda, Les Plus Beaux Villages de France, Château des Milandes, Château de Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, Céou
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Coordinates: 44°48′57″N 1°08′58″E / 44.8158°N 1.1494°E / 44.8158; 1.1494Coordinates: 44°48′57″N 1°08′58″E / 44.8158°N 1.1494°E / 44.8158; 1.1494

Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Sarlat-la-Canéda
Canton Domme
Intercommunality Domme
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Germinal Peiro
 • Land1 20.88 km2 (8.06 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 470
 • Population2 density 23/km2 (58/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 24086 / 24250
Elevation 51–283 m (167–928 ft)
(avg. 71 m or 233 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Castelnaud-la-Chapelle is a commune in the Dordogne department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

The Château de Castelnaud-la-Chapelle is located in the commune.


The river Céou flows northward through the western part of the commune, then flows into the Dordogne, which forms all of the commune's northern border.

The village is located above the confluence of the two rivers.


See also



External links

  • English Website of the Château de Castelnaud
  • Château de Castelnaud
  • Camping de Castelnaud
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