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Chiesanuova

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Country  San Marino
Time zone  CET (UTC+1)
Area  5.46 km²
Local time  Sunday 12:09 AM
Team  S.S. Pennarossa
Elevation  450 m (1,480 ft)
Climate  Cfb
Population  1,097 (31 Oct 2013)
Postal code  47894
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Weather  8°C, Wind SW at 18 km/h, 67% Humidity

Chiesanuova is a minor municipality of San Marino. It has a population of 1,097 inhabitants (October 2013) in an area of 5.46 km².

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Map of Chiesanuova, San Marino

Geography

It borders the San Marino municipalities San Marino and Fiorentino and the Italian municipalities Sassofeltrio, Verucchio and San Leo.

History

The medieval castle of Busignano was situated in this area and in 1320 its inhabitants decided to join San Marino. The name Chiesanuova dates back to the 16th century around the time of rebuilding of the church of S. Giovanni Battista in Curte (which no longer exists).

Parishes

Chiesanuova has 7 parishes (curazie):

  • Caladino, Confine, Galavotto, Molarini, Poggio Casalino, Poggio Chiesanuova, Teglio
  • References

    Chiesanuova Wikipedia