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Fallo, Province of Chieti, Abruzzo

This small picturesque village, on a crest high above the left bank of the Sangro river, has undergone in the last decades a serious depopulation.

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Info

  • Altitude: 575 m a.s.l
  • Distance from Chieti: 71 km
  • Population: ca. 150 inhabitants in 2010
  • Postal code: 66040
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 0872
  • How to reach it: by road, S.S. 652 from Castel di Sangro.

History

The first information about this centre date back to the 12th century. It belonged to many different families.

What to see

  • The church of San Giovanni Battista, with a fine painting above the main altar and an 18th century silver cross.

Events and Festivities

  • First Sunday in August: Feast of St.Giovanni Ferreri.
  • First Monday in August: Feast of the Madonna del Perpetuo Soccorso.

Genealogy and Links

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