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Villers-Bretonneux is a commune in the Somme department in Hauts-de-France in northern France.GeographyVillers-Bretonneux is situated some 19 km due east of Amiens, on the D1029 road and the A29 motorway.Villers-Bretonneux borders a particularly flat landscape towards the east, which can be considered as the western boundary of the Santerre plateau and the limit East of the Amiénois.The territory of the commune is crossed by the old national road 29 (current RD 1029), perfectly rectilinear road following the route of the ancient Roman road linking Amiens to Saint-Quentin in the Aisne. The agglomeration is located at the crossroads of the D 23 linking Corbie to Moreuil.Villers-Bretonneux is located on the railway line from Amiens to Laon via Tergnier.HistoryPrehistoric eraPolished flints from the neolithic era indicate that a human presence has been in the commune for a long time.AntiquityRoman coins, remains of dwelling and a sandstone mill from during the Roman Empire have been found near the town, which was on the old way linking Amiens to Vermand.
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