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Ferrazzano

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Country  Italy
Time zone  CET (UTC+1)
Website  Official website
Local time  Saturday 3:12 AM
Province  Province of Campobasso
Dialling code  0874
Elevation  870 m (2,850 ft)
Dialing code  0874
Area  16 km²
Postal code  86010
Region  Molise
Ferrazzano
Province / Metropolitan city  Province of Campobasso (CB)
Weather  4°C, Wind N at 35 km/h, 72% Humidity

Ferrazzano is a town and comune in the province of Campobasso, in the Italian region Molise. It is located 5 km (3 mi) south of Campobasso.

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Map of 86010 Ferrazzano Province of Campobasso, Italy

The town is a medieval village sited on a hilltop in the central part of Italy, in the mountains about halfway across the "knee" of the Italian peninsula. The village is composed of fieldstone row houses with clay tile roofs. Its small piazza is anchored by a simple fountain. The village also has a small castello (castle) with a stone turret, and a Catholic church of The Assumption. Anthony of Padua is the town's patron saint.

Ferrazzano is reached by train, with a station in Campobasso, or by car.

Trivia

  • Robert De Niro's great-grandparents, Giovanni Di Niro and Angelina Mercurio, immigrated to the United States from Ferrazzano in 1887.
  • References

    Ferrazzano Wikipedia


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