Carolles

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Carolles
The church of Saint-Vigor
The church of Saint-Vigor
Coat of arms of Carolles
Coat of arms
Carolles is located in France
Carolles
Carolles
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Country France
Region Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Avranches
Canton Sartilly
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Sartilly - Porte de la Baie
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Bagot
Area1 3.85 km2 (1.49 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 711
 • Density 180/km2 (480/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50102 / 50740
Elevation 0–77 m (0–253 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.

Carolles is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy in north-western France.

Heraldry

The arms of Carolles are blazoned :
Azure, a ship equipped on waves argent, on a chief gules a leopard Or.



See also

External links

Local legends and history of Carolles, the Valley of the Painters and the Lude.