Lécera is a municipality located in the Campo de Belchite comarca, province of Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain. According to the 2004 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 777 inhabitants.

Lécera
Ermita de Santo Domingo, Lécera, Zaragoza, España, 2017-01-04, DD 103-105 HDR.jpg
Flag of Lécera
Flag
Official seal of Lécera
Seal
Lécera is located in Aragon
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Lécera is located in Spain
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Lécera is located in Europe
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Coordinates: Coordinates: 41°12′N 0°42′W / 41.200°N 0.700°W / 41.200; -0.700
Country Spain
Autonomous community Aragon
ProvinceZaragoza
Area
 • Total109 km2 (42 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total661
 • Density6.1/km2 (16/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ClimateBSk
Lécera town; view from the east
Exchange of prisoners of war following the Treaty of Lécera in 1839

HistoryEdit

Lécera is known for the Treaty of Lécera (Tratado de Lécera or Convenio de Segura) between Generals Cabrera and Van-Halen that led to an exchange of prisoners of war in the First Carlist War.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Municipal Register of Spain 2018". National Statistics Institute. Retrieved 11 April 2019.
  2. ^ El Tratado de Lécera, principio de dignidad para los prisioneros[permanent dead link]