Castiglione Messer Marino

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Castiglione Messer Marino
Comune
Comune di Castiglione Messer Marino
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Coat of arms of Castiglione Messer Marino
Coat of arms
Castiglione Messer Marino is located in Italy
Castiglione Messer Marino
Castiglione Messer Marino
Location of Castiglione Messer Marino in Italy
Coordinates: 41°52′N 14°27′E / 41.867°N 14.450°E / 41.867; 14.450
Country Italy
Region Abruzzo
Province Chieti (CH)
Frazioni Colle Trimarino, Padulo, Sant'Egidio, Valle San Salvatore
Government
 • Mayor Felice Magnacca
Area
 • Total 47.99 km2 (18.53 sq mi)
Elevation 1,081 m (3,547 ft)
Population (31 March 2017)[1]
 • Total 1,745
 • Density 36/km2 (94/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Castiglionesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 66033
Dialing code 0873
Patron saint St. Raphael
Saint day 11 September
Website Official website

Castiglione Messer Marino (locally Lu Cuaštegliàune Neapolitan pronunciation: [lu kwaʃtəʝˈʝɔwnə]) is a comune and town in the province of Chieti in the Abruzzo region of central-eastern Italy.

It is the birthplace of race car driver Juan Manuel Fangio's father, Loreto Fangio.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)
  2. ^ Page in the Castiglione Messer Marino official website

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