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Gagliano Castelferrato (Enna Province) is 49 km from Enna, alt. 651 m, on the right of the torrent Gagliano, in the mid-valley of the River Salso, area 56 sq km, pop. 4,163, post-code 94010, tel. 0935. Economy: agriculture (cereals, vegetables, almonds, olives); dairy products; methane deposits.

Inhabited since pre-Greek times, the territory was an Arab settlement and developed considerable around the castle after the 12th century.

Of interest are numerous necropolises.

Churches (Nicosia Diocese) include the following:
San Cataldo (Chiesa Madre)
Chiesa di Santa Maria di Gesu (historic)
S. Margherita
S. Maria delle Grazie
Links to other sites about Gagliano Castelferrato include:
Gagliano Castelferrato Photos
Italian Wikipedia
Italian Towns
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