Cospaia

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Cospaia
Frazione
Old view of Cospaia
Old view of Cospaia
Cospaia is located in Italy
Cospaia
Cospaia
Location of Cospaia in Italy
Coordinates: 43°33′34″N 12°10′15″E / 43.55944°N 12.17083°E / 43.55944; 12.17083Coordinates: 43°33′34″N 12°10′15″E / 43.55944°N 12.17083°E / 43.55944; 12.17083
Country  Italy
Region Umbria
Province Perugia (PG)
Comune San Giustino
Elevation 357 m (1,171 ft)
Demonym
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 06016
Dialing code 075

Cospaia is an Italian hamlet (frazione) of the comune of San Giustino in the Province of Perugia, Umbria.

History[edit]

Further information: Republic of Cospaia

The village was an autonomous republic from 1440 to 1826, when it was divided between the Grand Duchy of Tuscany and the Papal States.

Geography[edit]

Cospaia is located in the northern suburb of San Giustino, by a lake and next to the borders of Umbria with Tuscany. It is 3 km far from Sansepolcro (in the Province of Arezzo), 15 from Città di Castello, 42 from Arezzo and 67 from Perugia.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Ascani, Angelo (1963). Cospaia: storia inedita della singolare Repubblica. Tuscany: Città di Castello. 
  • Natali, Filippo (1892). La stato libero di Cospaia: nell'alta Valle del Tevere (1440-1826). Umbertide: stab. tip. Tiberino. 

External links[edit]

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