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Bonefro is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Campobasso in the Italian region Molise, located about 25 kilometres (16 mi) northeast of Campobasso.

Bonefro
Comune di Bonefro
Location of Bonefro
Bonefro is located in Italy
Bonefro
Bonefro
Location of Bonefro in Italy
Bonefro is located in Molise
Bonefro
Bonefro
Bonefro (Molise)
Coordinates: 41°42′N 14°56′E / 41.700°N 14.933°E / 41.700; 14.933Coordinates: 41°42′N 14°56′E / 41.700°N 14.933°E / 41.700; 14.933
CountryItaly
RegionMolise
ProvinceCampobasso (CB)
Government
 • Mayorhttp://www.comune.casacalenda.cb.it/
Area
 • Total31.28 km2 (12.08 sq mi)
Elevation
631 m (2,070 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total1,331
 • Density43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Bonefrani
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
86041
Dialing code0874
WebsiteOfficial website

Bonefro borders the following municipalities: Casacalenda, Montelongo, Montorio nei Frentani, Ripabottoni, San Giuliano di Puglia, Sant'Elia a Pianisi, Santa Croce di Magliano.

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Main sightsEdit

  • Lombard Castle, built around the middle of the tenth century AD
  • Santa Maria delle Rose, in Romanesque style (12th-13th century)
  • Porta Molino, Porta Pie la Terra, Fountain Gate and Porta Nuova, gates dating back to the Lombard period.
  • Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie (1716)

CultureEdit

Bonefro hosts the annual Adriatic Chamber Music Festival (Festival di Adriatico da Musica da Camera) in July.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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