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Coordinates: 50°05′12″N 2°13′51″E / 50.0867°N 2.2308°E / 50.0867; 2.2308Coordinates: 50°05′12″N 2°13′51″E / 50.0867°N 2.2308°E / 50.0867; 2.2308

Country France
Region Picardy
Department Somme
Arrondissement Amiens
Canton Domart-en-Ponthieu
Intercommunality Bernavillois
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Pierre Danvin
 • Land1 9.68 km2 (3.74 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 313
 • Population2 density 32/km2 (84/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 80566 / 80670
Elevation 63–147 m (207–482 ft)
(avg. 98 m or 322 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.

Fieffes-Montrelet is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.


The communes is situated on the D49 road, some 20 miles (32 km) east of Abbeville.


In 1975, the two communes of Fieffes and Montrelet were united to create a single administrative entity.


Historical population of Fieffes-Montrelet
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 267306274279291299313
From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest

  • Fieffes church

The church of Saint-Pierre is in the Romanesque style. The altar has recently (2007) been restored at a cost of €7500

  • Montrelet church

Surrounded by the graveyard, it is unusually aligned with the river and in a high position.

See also



External links

  • Fieffes-Montrelet, by Alain Molès and Michel Somon (French)
  • Fieffes-Montrelet on the Quid website (French)

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