Calvatone

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Calvatone

Calvatòon  (Lombard)
Comune di Calvatone
Coat of arms of Calvatone
Coat of arms
Location of Calvatone
Calvatone is located in Italy
Calvatone
Calvatone
Location of Calvatone in Italy
Calvatone is located in Lombardy
Calvatone
Calvatone
Calvatone (Lombardy)
Coordinates: 45°8′N 10°27′E / 45.133°N 10.450°E / 45.133; 10.450Coordinates: 45°8′N 10°27′E / 45.133°N 10.450°E / 45.133; 10.450
CountryItaly
RegionLombardy
ProvinceCremona (CR)
Government
 • MayorPier Ugo Piccinelli
Area
 • Total13.7 km2 (5.3 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total1,200
 • Density88/km2 (230/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Calvatonesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
26030
Dialing code0375
Patron saintSt. Blaise
Saint day10 August
WebsiteOfficial website

Calvatone (Lombard: Calvatòon) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cremona, Lombardy, located about 110 kilometres (68 mi) southeast of Milan and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) east of Cremona. Its territory is crossed by the Oglio River. In Roman times it was known as Bedriacum.

The two Battles of Bedriacum were fought nearby in 69 AD.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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