Tannay, Nièvre


Tannay is a commune in the Nièvre department in central France, region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté.

Tannay
The church in Tannay
Coat of arms
Location of Tannay
Tannay
Tannay
Coordinates: 47°22′07″N 3°35′33″E
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentNièvre
ArrondissementClamecy
CantonClamecy
IntercommunalityTannay-Brinon-Corbigny
Government
  Mayor (20202026) Philippe Nolot[1]
Area
1
15.36 km2 (5.93 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
581
  Density38/km2 (98/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
58286 /58190
Elevation161–366 m (528–1,201 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Geography


The village is built on a hill, providing a significant point of view over the Yonne valley. The Canal du Nivernais (Nièvre lock) is navigable.

Points of interest


Tannay Port (nautical base camp), collegiate church Saint-Léger from the 13th century. This village is on the Vezelay branch of the Route of Saint Jacques de Compostelle, about 5h on foot from the cathedral of Vézelay Abbey

Town partnerships


Tannay fosters partnerships with the following places:[3]

Notable people from Tannay


See also


References


  1. "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020. Retrieved 7 December 2020.
  2. "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.
  3. Partnership with Norheim Archived 2013-12-19 at the Wayback Machine