Brison-Saint-Innocent

Last updated
Brison-Saint-Innocent
0509 Lac du Bourget.JPG
Lac de Bourget
Blason ville Fr Brison-Saint-Innocent (Savoie).svg
Coat of arms
Location of Brison-Saint-Innocent
Brison-Saint-Innocent
France location map-Regions and departements-2016.svg
Red pog.svg
Brison-Saint-Innocent
Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region location map.svg
Red pog.svg
Brison-Saint-Innocent
Coordinates: 45°43′25″N5°53′29″E / 45.7236°N 5.8914°E / 45.7236; 5.8914 Coordinates: 45°43′25″N5°53′29″E / 45.7236°N 5.8914°E / 45.7236; 5.8914
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Chambéry
Canton Aix-les-Bains-1
Government
  Mayor (20202026) Jean-Claude Croze [1]
Area
1
8.75 km2 (3.38 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018) [2]
2,196
  Density250/km2 (650/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
73059 /73100
Elevation228–840 m (748–2,756 ft)
Website www.brison-st-innocent.fr
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Brison-Saint-Innocent is a commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. It is part of the urban area of Chambéry. [3]

Contents

World heritage site

It is home to one or more prehistoric pile-dwelling (or stilt house) settlements that are part of the Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps UNESCO World Heritage Site. [4]

See also

Related Research Articles

Sévrier Commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Sevrier is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

Chindrieux Commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Chindrieux is commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

Alleshausen Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Alleshausen is a municipality in the district of Biberach in Baden-Württemberg in Germany.

Gaienhofen Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Gaienhofen is a town in the district of Konstanz in Baden-Württemberg in Germany.

Wolpertswende Place in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Wolpertswende is a town in the district of Ravensburg in Baden-Württemberg in Germany.

Aiguebelette-le-Lac Commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Aiguebelette-le-Lac is a commune and village in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. In 2016, it had a population of 249 people. It is named after and lies near the southeastern shore of Lac d'Aiguebelette, one of the largest natural lakes of France. Le Port is a small port on the lake, with a beach. The commune contains the Château d'Aiguebelette, a medieval structure which is in a ruinous state, while the main church in the area, dedicated to Saint Andrew, was restored in 1854.

Clairvaux-les-Lacs Commune in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France

Clairvaux-les-Lacs is a commune in the Jura department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France.

Doucier Commune in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France

Doucier is a commune in the Jura department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France.

Fontenu Commune in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France

Fontenu is a commune in the Jura department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France.

Saint-Alban-de-Montbel Commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Saint-Alban-de-Montbel is a commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

Saint-Pierre-de-Curtille Commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Saint-Pierre-de-Curtille is a commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

Marigny, Jura Commune in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France

Marigny is a commune in the Jura department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France.

Chens-sur-Léman Commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Chens-sur-Léman is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. It was Near from Border of Switzerland

Saint-Jorioz Commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Saint-Jorioz, located on the western banks of lake Annecy, is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.

Conjux Commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Conjux is a commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in southeastern France. Since January 2017, the commune has formed part of the conurbation of Grand Lac, following the fusion of the former Communauté de communes de Chautagne into this larger agglomeration.

Tresserve Commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Tresserve is a commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. It is part of the urban area of Chambéry.

Prehistoric pile dwellings around the Alps

Prehistoric pile dwellings around the Alps are a series of prehistoric pile dwelling settlements in and around the Alps built from about 5000 to 500 B.C. on the edges of lakes, rivers or wetlands. In 2011, 111 sites located variously in Switzerland (56), Italy (19), Germany (18), France (11), Austria (5), and Slovenia (2) were added to the UNESCO World Heritage Site list. In Slovenia, these were the first World Heritage sites to be listed for their cultural value.

Prehistoric pile dwellings around Lake Zurich

Prehistoric pile dwellings around Lake Zurich comprises 11 – or 10% of all European pile dwelling sites – of a total of 56 prehistoric pile dwellings around the Alps in Switzerland, that are located around Lake Zurich in the cantons of Schwyz, St. Gallen and Zürich.

Mont-Vully Municipality in Switzerland in Fribourg

Mont-Vully is a municipality in the district of See in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. It was formed on 1 January 2016 when the former municipalities of Bas-Vully and Haut-Vully merged.

Prez, Switzerland Municipality in Switzerland in Fribourg

Prez is a municipality in the district of Sarine in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. On 1 January 2020 the former municipalities of Corserey, Noréaz and Prez-vers-Noréaz merged to form the new municipality of Prez.

References

  1. "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.
  3. Unité urbaine de Chambéry (73601), INSEE
  4. UNESCO World Heritage Site - Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps