Cedegolo

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Cedegolo
Sedégol
Comune
Comune di Cedegolo
Cedegolo.jpg
Coat of arms of Cedegolo
Coat of arms
Mappa cedegolo.jpg
Cedegolo is located in Italy
Cedegolo
Cedegolo
Location of Cedegolo in Italy
Coordinates: 46°04′39″N 10°21′2″E / 46.07750°N 10.35056°E / 46.07750; 10.35056Coordinates: 46°04′39″N 10°21′2″E / 46.07750°N 10.35056°E / 46.07750; 10.35056
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Brescia (BS)
Frazioni Grevo
Government
 • Mayor Andrea Bortolo Pedrali
Area
 • Total 11 km2 (4 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 1,258
 • Density 110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Demonym Cedegolesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 25051
Dialing code 0364
Patron saint St. Jerome
Saint day September 30
Website Official website

Cedegolo (Sedégol in camunian dialect) is an Italian comune of 1,258 inhabitants[1] in Val Camonica, province of Brescia, in Lombardy.

Geography[edit]

The village of Cedegolo located in a narrow gorge formed by Oglio river, on its eastern side. It is crossed by two streams: the Val Gravagna, further north, and the Poia, to the south.

Certer town of Cedegolo
Bridge on stream Poia

History[edit]

See also: Val Camonica

The comune of Cedegolo was created in 1797, at the fall of the Republic of Venice, but became a hamlet of Grevo in 1798. The bridge over the river Poia, in the center of the village, was completed in 1592.

From Cedegolo in July 1866 the fourth regiment of volunteers in Italy and the Second Battalion of bersaglieri moved to enter Austrian Trentino, through the Lake Arno.

Monuments and places of interest)[edit]

Religious architectures[edit]

The churches of Cedegolo are:

  • Parish of Saint Jerome, the first half of the XVII. The altar is by Pietro Ramus.

Society[edit]

Demographic trends[edit]

Traditions and folklore[edit]

The scütüm are in camunian dialect nicknames, sometimes personal, elsewhere showing the characteristic features of a community. The one which characterize the people of Cedegolo is Lìca-tóncc'.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b ISTAT

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