Camerata Cornello

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Camerata Cornello
Comune
Comune di Camerata Cornello
Camerata Cornello
Camerata Cornello
Coat of arms of Camerata Cornello
Coat of arms
Camerata Cornello is located in Italy
Camerata Cornello
Camerata Cornello
Location of Camerata Cornello in Italy
Coordinates: 45°54′N 9°39′E / 45.900°N 9.650°E / 45.900; 9.650Coordinates: 45°54′N 9°39′E / 45.900°N 9.650°E / 45.900; 9.650
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Province of Bergamo (BG)
Frazioni Cornello, Cespedosio, Brembella, Bretto
Government
 • Mayor Francesca Maria Giudici
Area
 • Total 12.6 km2 (4.9 sq mi)
Elevation 570 m (1,870 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)[1]
 • Total 601
 • Density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
Demonym Cameratesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 24010
Dialing code 0345
Patron saint St. Mary Assunta
Saint day August 15

Camerata Cornello is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Bergamo in the Italian region of Lombardy, located about 60 km (37 mi) northeast of Milan and about 20 km (12 mi) north of Bergamo.

Camerata Cornello borders the following municipalities: Cassiglio, Lenna, Piazza Brembana, San Giovanni Bianco, Taleggio.

The community was the original home of Omodeo Tasso, the late-13th Century founder of the Princely House of Thurn and Taxis.[2] On 14 July 1914, Simone Pianetti shot seven other locals and fled into the mountains.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ López Jurado, Luis Felipe. Prefilatelia de Murcia: Historia Postal del Reino de Murcia desde 1569 hasta 1861, pp. 26 ff. "La Familia Tassis". Editora Regional de Murcia, 2006. Accessed 3 October 2013. (Spanish)