San Lorenzo Maggiore

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This article is about the town in the province of Benevento. For the church in Milan, see Basilica of San Lorenzo, Milan. For the church in Naples, see San Lorenzo Maggiore (Naples).
San Lorenzo Maggiore
Comune
Comune di San Lorenzo Maggiore
Coat of arms of San Lorenzo Maggiore
Coat of arms
San Lorenzo Maggiore is located in Italy
San Lorenzo Maggiore
San Lorenzo Maggiore
Location of San Lorenzo Maggiore in Italy
Coordinates: 41°15′N 14°37′E / 41.250°N 14.617°E / 41.250; 14.617Coordinates: 41°15′N 14°37′E / 41.250°N 14.617°E / 41.250; 14.617
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Benevento (BN)
Government
 • Mayor Angelo Fasulo
Area
 • Total 16 km2 (6 sq mi)
Elevation 330 m (1,080 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 2,813
 • Density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Demonym Laurentini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 82034
Dialing code 0824
Patron saint St. Lawrence of Rome
Saint day 10 August
Website Official website

San Lorenzo Maggiore is a town and comune in the province of Benevento, in the Campania region of southern Italy. It is a member of the Titerno "Local Action Group".

Festivals[edit]

San Lorenzo Maggiore citizens participate in the penitential rite of nearby Guardia Sanframondi.

Notable people[edit]

Notable people born in San Lorenzo Maggiore: Enrico Vaccarella, father of Giovanni Vaccarella and grandfather of famous Montrealer Eric Vaccarella

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