Morrone del Sannio

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Morrone del Sannio
Comune
Comune di Morrone del Sannio
Coat of arms of Morrone del Sannio
Coat of arms
Morrone del Sannio is located in Italy
Morrone del Sannio
Morrone del Sannio
Location of Morrone del Sannio in Italy
Coordinates: 41°43′N 14°47′E / 41.717°N 14.783°E / 41.717; 14.783
Country Italy
Region Molise
Province Campobasso (CB)
Government
 • Mayor Antonio Alfonso
Area
 • Total 45.6 km2 (17.6 sq mi)
Elevation 827 m (2,713 ft)
Population (2008[1])
 • Total 697
 • Density 15/km2 (40/sq mi)
Demonym Morronesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 86040
Dialing code 0874
Website Official website

Morrone del Sannio is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Campobasso in the Italian region Molise, located about 20 kilometres (12 mi) northeast of Campobasso.

Geography[edit]

Morrone del Sannio borders the following municipalities: Campolieto, Casacalenda, Castelbottaccio, Castellino del Biferno, Lucito, Lupara, Provvidenti, Ripabottoni.

Main sights[edit]

  • Remains of a Roman villa and of the abbey of Casalpiano
  • 15th century convent of St. Nazarius
  • Church of Santa Maria Maggiore (18th century)

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

External links[edit]

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