Puebla de Sanabria

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Puebla de Sanabria
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Kintra Spain
Autonomous commonty Castile an León
Province Zamora
Comarca Senabria
Govrenment
 • Mayor José Fernández Blanco
Area
 • Total 81.39 km2 (31.42 sq mi)
Elevation 960 m (3,150 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Tot 1,571
 • Density 19/km2 (50/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Sanabrés
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website Offeecial wabsteid
Castle o Puebla de Sanabria

Puebla de Sanabria is a smaw toun locatit in the north-eastren pairt o the province o Zamora in Spain, atween the rivers Tera an Castro.

It is the economic an poleetical centre o the comarca o Sanabria.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

Well kent as ane o the auldest dounsets in the province o Zamora, its ruits coud get tae be documentit aroond year 509 whaur it appears in a record frae the Cooncil of Lugo. Some authors hae the opinion that the information here foond refers tae the whole region insteid referrin anerly tae the toun. Mair accurate documentation can be foond aroond the 10t century in which existit as "urbe Senabrie" indicatit as organisation center for its surroondin aurie.

Main sichts[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • The castle built aroond the 15t century bi the Coont o Benavente
  • Romanesque-Gothic kirk o Nuestra Señora de Azogue (13t century)
  • Hermitage o San Cayetano, in Baroque style (17t century)
  • Isabeline Toun Haw (16t century).
  • Fort o San Carlos
Kirk o Nuestra Señora del Azogue.
Castle o Puebla de Sanabria, Main entrance.

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