|Comune di Scurcola Marsicana|
|Frazioni||Cappelle dei Marsi|
|• Mayor||Vincenzo Nuccetelli|
|• Total||30.02 km2 (11.59 sq mi)|
|Elevation||700 m (2,300 ft)|
(31 December 2010)
|• Density||94/km2 (240/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
|Patron saint||St. Anthony of Padua, St. Vincent Ferrer|
|Saint day||June 13|
The most ancient findings of human presence in the area date from the 9th-8th centuries BC.
The name is of Lombard origin, and is first mentioned around 1150 AD.
In the nearby, in the Palentine Plains (Italian: Piani Palentini), was fought the Battle of Tagliacozzo between Conradin of Hohenstaufen and Charles I of Anjou. The city was also the seat of a massacre of the local population by the Piedmontese troops in the aftermath of the unification of Italy.
- Church of Sant'Egidio
- Church of Sant'Antonio
- Church of SS. Trinità
- Church of Maria SS. della Vittoria
- Abbey of Santa Maria della Vittoria
- Castello Orsini (Orsini Castle)
- Passau, Germany
- Population data from Istat
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