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Le Mont-Saint-Michel (France)

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  • Variants

    • Mont St. Michel, France
    • Mont-Saint-Michel (France)
    • Mont-Saint-Michel, Le (France)
    • Mont Saint Miché (France)
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

        Cities and towns
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    • Associated Locale

        (naf) France
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Normandy (France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Manche (France)
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Mont St. Michel, France
  • Sources

    • found: Its Mont Saint-Michel, c1940.
    • found: BGN reply 6/15/81(Le Mont-Saint-Michel, ppl, 48°38ʹN 1°30ʹW Variants: Mont-Saint-Michel)
    • found: GEOnet, 28 September 2017(Le Mont-Saint-Michel (approved); variant: Mont-Saint-Michel; geopolitical entity name: France; first-order administrative division name: Normandie; 48° 38ʹ 10ʺ N, 1° 30ʹ 42ʺ W, 48.635976 [N], -1.511528 [W]; feature designation: monastery)
    • found: Wikipedia, 28 September 2017(Mont Saint-Michel; Le Mont Saint-Michel; Norman: Mont Saint Miché; English: Saint Michael's Mount [referring to the island]; an island commune in département of Manche, Normandy, France, about 1 kilometre off the country's northwestern coast; town; as of 2009, the population was 44; since the 8th century AD, the tidal island has been the seat of the monastery from which it draws its name; the islet belongs to the French commune of Le Mont-Saint-Michel; 48° 38ʹ 9.6ʺ N, 1° 30ʹ 41.04ʺ W; 48.636, -1.5114)
    • found: Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre, 28 September 2017(Mont-Saint-Michel; Le Mont-Saint-Michel; French commune; takes its name from the rocky island dedicated to Saint Michael where Abbaye du Mont-Saint-Michel is located today; in 2014, the commune had 36 inhabitants; in addition to the islet itself, the commune includes two separate pieces of land, adjacent to the communes of Beauvoir and Pontorson)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Authorized access point for the commune (local jurisdiction) Le Mont-Saint-Michel. For the abbey on the tidal island on which part of this commune is located, use: Mont-Saint-Michel (Abbey : France) (n 50005736).]
  • Change Notes

    • 1981-12-03: new
    • 2017-09-29: revised
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