Castel Focognano

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Castel Focognano
Comune
Comune di Castel Focognano
Panorama o Castel Focognano
Panorama o Castel Focognano
Castel Focognano is locatit in Italy
Castel Focognano
Castel Focognano
Location o Castel Focognano in Italy
Coordinates: 43°39′14″N 11°50′14″E / 43.65389°N 11.83722°E / 43.65389; 11.83722Coordinates: 43°39′14″N 11°50′14″E / 43.65389°N 11.83722°E / 43.65389; 11.83722
Kintra Italy
Region Tuscany
Province Arezzo (AR)
Frazioni Rassina (caipital), Calleta, Carda, Castel Focognano, Ornina, Pieve a Socana, Salutio, Zenna
Govrenment
 • Mayor Massimiliano Sestini (syne Juin 2014)
Aurie
 • Total 56.60 km2 (21.85 sq mi)
Elevation 310 m (1,020 ft)
Population (31 August 2007)
 • Tot 3,304
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Focognanesi or Rassinesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 52016
Dialin code 0575
Patron saunt Martin o Tours
Saunt day 11 November
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid

Castel Focognano is an Italian comune in the province o Arezzo, Tuscany. Awtho it is namit efter a veelage on the slopes o the Alpe di Catenaia, it is admeenistered frae the industrial toun o Rassina.

Geografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

The comune lees in the Casentino valley on the left bank o the River Arno.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

Durin Warld War II Rassina wis hame for mony American sodgers who wur hidin or preparin the affensive on the German airmy.

Mony fowk wur killed whilk fechtin wi Fascist sodgers.

In 1992 Rassina wis completely floodit bi the Arno river.

Economy[eedit | eedit soorce]

The day Rassina is expandin an is becomin ane o Casentino's leadin industrial centres. It is hame tae ane o Europe's lairgest cement wirks.