Tertry, Somme


Coordinates: 49°51′47″N 3°04′14″E / 49.8631°N 3.0706°E / 49.8631; 3.0706Coordinates: 49°51′47″N 3°04′14″E / 49.8631°N 3.0706°E / 49.8631; 3.0706
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Ham
  Mayor (20012007) André Thirard
Area1 4.93 km2 (1.90 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 188
  Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 80750 / 80200
Elevation 62–96 m (203–315 ft)
(avg. 78 m or 256 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.

Tertry is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.


Tertry is situated 50 km (31 mi) east of Amiens, on the D44 and D45 crossroads.


Tertry was the site of the battle of Tertry in 687, where Pepin of Herstal defeated Berthar, mayor of the palace of Neustria.

In 1920, British soldiers built a bridge across the Omignon at Tertry.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
173 174 129 157 185 186 188
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

See also


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