Zorita de los Canes

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Zorita de los Canes, Spain
'Alcazaba of Zorita', Zorita de los Canes
'Alcazaba of Zorita', Zorita de los Canes
Official seal of Zorita de los Canes, Spain
Seal
Zorita de los Canes is located in Province of Guadalajara
Zorita de los Canes
Zorita de los Canes
Location in Spain
Zorita de los Canes is located in Castilla-La Mancha
Zorita de los Canes
Zorita de los Canes
Zorita de los Canes (Castilla-La Mancha)
Zorita de los Canes is located in Spain
Zorita de los Canes
Zorita de los Canes
Zorita de los Canes (Spain)
Coordinates: 40°19′53″N 2°59′20″W / 40.33139°N 2.98889°W / 40.33139; -2.98889Coordinates: 40°19′53″N 2°59′20″W / 40.33139°N 2.98889°W / 40.33139; -2.98889[1]
Country  Spain
Autonomous community Castile-La Mancha
Province Guadalajara
Comarca La Alcarria
Municipality Zorita de los Canes
Area
 • Total 20.23 km2 (7.81 sq mi)
Elevation 590 m (1,940 ft)
Population (2016)
 • Total 68
 • Density 3.4/km2 (8.7/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)

Zorita de los Canes is a municipality located in the province of Guadalajara, Castile-La Mancha, Spain. According to the 2004 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 98 inhabitants. There is a castle located in the municipality.

The castle was given to Alfonso VIII in 1174 and was in the possession of the Dukes of Pastrana until 1723, when ownership was given to the Counts of San Rafael. [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on October 3, 2011. Retrieved November 7, 2011. 
  2. ^ Weismuller, Alberto A. (1967), Castles from the Heart of Spain (hardcover ed.), Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., p. 212-216 

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