Trubia is a parish of the municipality of Oviedo, Asturias, Spain.

Trubia
Trubia.jpg
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityAsturias
ComarcaOviedo
MunicipalityOviedo
Area
 • Total14.59 km2 (5.63 sq mi)
Elevation
100 m (300 ft)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total1,996
 • Density140/km2 (350/sq mi)

It is located in the confluence of rivers Nalón and Trubia, giving the last one its name to the location.

HistoryEdit

In the 19th century, the Royal Weapons Factory of Trubia is established and provoked an important increase in the population of the parish.

In 1885, as Pintoria and Udrión, Trubia left the municipality of Grado and was annexed to Oviedo.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Trubia celebra el 125 aniversario de su anexión al municipio de Oviedo" (in Spanish). El Comercio. 15 November 2009. Archived from the original on 9 March 2016. Retrieved 12 May 2018.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)

Coordinates: 43°19′58″N 5°59′16″W / 43.33278°N 5.98778°W / 43.33278; -5.98778