Pigazzano

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Pigazzano
Frazione
Pigazzano paese.JPG
Pigazzano is located in Italy
Pigazzano
Pigazzano
Location of Pigazzano in Italy
Coordinates: 44°54′20.56″N 9°33′14.36″E / 44.9057111°N 9.5539889°E / 44.9057111; 9.5539889Coordinates: 44°54′20.56″N 9°33′14.36″E / 44.9057111°N 9.5539889°E / 44.9057111; 9.5539889
Country  Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Piacenza (PC)
Comune Travo
Area
 • Total 6.2 km2 (2.4 sq mi)
Elevation 464 m (1,522 ft)
Population (Dec. 2009)[1]
 • Total 20
 • Density 3.2/km2 (8.4/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Pigazzanesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 29020
Dialing code 0523
Patron saint St. Antonino of Piacenza
Saint day July, 4

Pigazzano is a frazione of the comune of Travo (Province of Piacenza) in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 24 km southwest of Piacenza.

Geography[edit]

The village is located on a panoramic hill 8 km in north of Travo, near the Trebbia river valley and the town of Rivergaro. Nearest localities are Boffalora and Samiago. Ophiolite dominates the surrounding hills, as the Mount Pillerone (596 amsl).

Events[edit]

Starting from 2003, the association Amici di Pigazzano[2] (Friends of P.) organizes an annual sagra named Pigazzano sotto le stelle (P. under the stars), which lasts three days and takes place in the days of the Feast of the Assumption.

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External links[edit]

Media related to Pigazzano at Wikimedia Commons