Place:Elbeuf, Seine-Maritime, France

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NameElbeuf
TypeCommune
Coordinates49.283°N 1.017°E
Located inSeine-Maritime, France
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Elbeuf is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

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The first written record of the town was in the 10th century, on a map of Richard I of Normandy, under the name "Wellebou". According to the Nuttall Encyclopedia of 1907, it had a flourishing manufacturing business in cloth, woollens, and similar items.

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