To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

Caille, Alpes-Maritimes

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Caille
Commune
A general view of Caille
A general view of Caille
Coat of arms of Caille

Coat of arms
Caille is located in France
Caille
Caille
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Caille is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Caille
Caille
Coordinates: 43°46′47″N 6°43′53″E / 43.7797°N 6.7314°E / 43.7797; 6.7314
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-Maritimes
Arrondissement Grasse
Canton Grasse-1
Intercommunality Monts d'Azur
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Funel
Area1 16.96 km2 (6.55 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 403
 • Density 24/km2 (62/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 06028 /06750
Elevation 1,122–1,644 m (3,681–5,394 ft)
(avg. 1,160 m or 3,810 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.

Caille (Occitan: Calha) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.

Caille plain
Caille plain

Geography

Caille is built on a rocky outcrop in a glacial peneplain. Near to Bauroux, one of the major summits of the Alps, the village is surrounded by coniferous forests. Caille is constructed on an East-West axis along a single main street, which leads to the village of Andon, six kilometres away. Caille was a fundamentally agrarian town and although the population of farmers has halved in the last 30 years,[1] cereal crops, sheep and cattle are still farmed there today by two families. Recently, there has been a drive towards tourism and the village features gîtes,[2] mountain biking courses,[3] an adventure playground, a ski slope and a gallery exhibiting local artists.[4]

History

Caille takes its name from the Indo-European root word Cal, meaning a place overlooking a rock. Caille is also the French word for quail, and the local church, rectory and town hall all feature carvings of quails. Although there was a human presence in the Caille region in antiquity, it was not until the late 15th century that the name of Caille is mentioned in official documents as Calha. Two large families were recorded in the region; 'De Castellane' (of Castellane) and 'Brun de Castellane' (Brown of Castellane). From the 17th to 18th century, the ruling family of Caille were 'Théas'. In January 1790, the National Constituent Assembly created the department of Caille, which included the 11 cantons of Séranon. On 6 November 1801, when the number of Cantons was reduced, it was included in the canton of St. Auban.[5]

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962114—    
1968124+8.8%
1975109−12.1%
1982144+32.1%
1990176+22.2%
1999220+25.0%
2008330+50.0%

See also

References

External links

This page was last edited on 5 March 2018, at 02:29
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.