Bezzecca

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Bezzecca
Frazione
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Bezzecca is located in Italy
Bezzecca
Bezzecca
Location of Bezzecca in Italy
Coordinates: 45°54′N 10°43′E / 45.900°N 10.717°E / 45.900; 10.717Coordinates: 45°54′N 10°43′E / 45.900°N 10.717°E / 45.900; 10.717
Country  Italy
Region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol
Province Trentino (TN)
Comune Ledro
Area(referred to the former municipality)
 • Total 17.7 km2 (6.8 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 587
 • Density 33/km2 (86/sq mi)
Demonym
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 38060
Dialing code 0464

Bezzecca was a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol. On January 1, 2010 it merged (with Pieve di Ledro, Concei, Molina di Ledro, Tiarno di Sopra and Tiarno di Sotto) in the new municipality of Ledro.[1][2]

History[edit]

On July 21, 1866 the village was the theatre of a battle part of the Third Italian War of Independence. It was fought after the Battle of Pieve di Ledro.

Geography[edit]

Bezzecca, located about 35 km southwest of Trento, bordered with the following municipalities: Concei, Pieve di Bono, Tiarno di Sotto, Pieve di Ledro, Tiarno di Sopra, and Molina di Ledro.

Demographic evolution[edit]

As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 587 and an area of 17.7 km².[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Italian)Text of the law about the creation of Ledro municipality (and the seat established at Pieve)
  2. ^ (Italian) Article on l'Adige
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

External links[edit]

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