Paderno d'Adda

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Paderno d'Adda
Comune
Comune di Paderno d'Adda
Church of the Assumption
Church of the Assumption
Paderno d'Adda is located in Italy
Paderno d'Adda
Paderno d'Adda
Location of Paderno d'Adda in Italy
Coordinates: 45°41′N 09°27′E / 45.683°N 9.450°E / 45.683; 9.450Coordinates: 45°41′N 09°27′E / 45.683°N 9.450°E / 45.683; 9.450
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Lecco (LC)
Government
 • Mayor Valter Motta (since June 14, 2004)
Area
 • Total 3 km2 (1 sq mi)
Elevation 266 m (873 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 3,912
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,400/sq mi)
Demonym Padernesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 23877
Dialing code 039
Patron saint Santa Maria Assunta
Saint day August 15
Website Official website

Paderno d'Adda is a town and comune in the province of Lecco, in Lombardy. It is well known in the rest of Italy due to its famous bridge, built in the late eighteenth century following the Tour Eiffel style. It is said that Leonardo da Vinci used the Paderno's scenery as base for his famous painting Virgin of the Rocks.

References[edit]

  1. ^ ISTAT