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Coat of arms of Scey-sur-Saône-et-Saint-Albin
Scey-sur-Saône-et-Saint-Albin (France)
region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Haute-Saône
Arrondissement Vesoul
Canton Scey-sur-Saône-et-Saint-Albin (main town)
Community association Combes
Coordinates 47 ° 40 ′  N , 5 ° 58 ′  E Coordinates: 47 ° 40 ′  N , 5 ° 58 ′  E
height 204-354 m
surface 28.25 km 2
Residents 1,545 (January 1, 2017)
Population density 55 inhabitants / km 2
Post Code 70360
INSEE code

Saint-Albin Canal Tunnel

Scey-sur-Saône-et- Saint-Albin is a commune with 1,545 inhabitants (at January 1, 2017) in the department of Haute-Saône in the region Bourgogne Franche-Comté ; it belongs to the arrondissement of Vesoul and is the capital of the canton of the same name Scey-sur-Saône-et-Saint-Albin and the community association Communauté de communes des Combes .


The municipality is located around 40 kilometers northeast of Gray and 15 kilometers northwest of Vesoul on the right bank of the Upper Saône . Are neighboring communities

The municipality's capital is located in a bend in the river Saône, which in this area can be navigated by inland waterway vessels . However, the driveway shortens the river bend with a shortcut canal that runs just south of the municipality. Nevertheless, a port for sport boats and houseboats is operated here in its own area . The municipality also includes the town of Saint-Albin , namesake for the Saint-Albin tunnel, which has its upstream tunnel portal in the extreme southwest of the municipality and enables shipping to shorten another loop of the Saône.


The municipality is crossed in the north by the national road N19 , which leads from Langres to Vesoul . The actual traffic-related supply of the area takes place via the departmental roads D3 (from Combeaufontaine towards Besançon ) and D23 (connection to the national road N19).

Population development

year 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Residents 1,490 1,533 1,559 1,541 1,563 1,634


  • Château de Scey-sur-Saône , 19th century castle, monument historique
  • Église Saint-Martin , 18th century church, monument historique
  • Calvaire Sainte-Anne , cross sculpture from the 17th century, Monument historique
  • Souterrain de Saint-Albin , canal tunnel from the 19th century, Monument historique

Partner municipality

Born in the church

Web links

Commons : Scey-sur-Saône-et-Saint-Albin  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Château de Scey-sur-Saône in the Base Mérimée of the French Ministry of Culture (French)
  2. Église Saint-Martin in the Base Mérimée of the French Ministry of Culture (French)
  3. Calvaire Sainte-Anne in the Base Mérimée of the French Ministry of Culture (French)
  4. ^ Souterrain de Saint-Albin in the Base Mérimée of the French Ministry of Culture (French)
  5. ^ Website of the municipality - Le Jumelage Franco-Allemand , accessed on December 29, 2017