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Laval
Prefecture and commune
The parish church.
The parish church.
Coat of arms of Laval
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Mayenne
Arrondissement Laval
Canton 3 cantons
Intercommunality CA Laval
Area1 26.16 km2 (10.10 sq mi)
Population (2016) 2,249
 • Density 85.97/km2 (222.66/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
INSEE/Postal code 53094 /53260
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Entrammes is a commune of 2 108 people (2007). It is found in the region Pays de la Loire in the Mayenne department in the northwest of France. The people that live there are called Entrammais.

History

Its name comes from the Gallo-Roman Inter Amnes, that means "between the waters": in fact three rivers flow into its territory: the Mayenne, which gives its name to the department, the Jouanne, at the entrance of the the village and the Ouette.

On its territory, in 1793, happened the battle of Entrammes.

Buildings

̆* Port-du-Salut Abbey

  • Roman-Gaul Baths

Sister cities

Entrammes is twinned with:


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