Theme Week Calabria – Corigliano Calabro

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Corigliano Calabro is a town and a frazione of Corigliano-Rossano located in the province of Cosenza, c. 40 km northeast of the city of Cosenza, in Calabria, southern Italy.

It is situated near the mouth of a river of the same name, and contains an aqueduct. On an eminence overlooking the town is a feudal castle with massive towers and a deep trench.

Ponte Canale © Mboesch/cc-by-sa-4.0 © Antonina Dattola/cc-by-sa-4.0 © Godslave/cc-by-sa-3.0 © Il Conte Suino Atomico/cc-by-sa-4.0 © Il Conte Suino Atomico/cc-by-sa-4.0 Castello Ducale © Il Conte Suino Atomico/cc-by-sa-4.0 Palazzo Caruso Bianchi © Il Conte Suino Atomico/cc-by-sa-4.0 Palazzo dell'Orologio © Il Conte Suino Atomico/cc-by-sa-4.0
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Palazzo Caruso Bianchi © Il Conte Suino Atomico/cc-by-sa-4.0
In the comune are the ruins of the ancient city of Thurii, a former bishopric which remains a Latin titular see as Thurio. Nearby is Sibari, the site of the ancient city of Sybaris.

In 1879, it had a population of about 13,000. It had five churches, six convents, and a few public buildings. Licorice was made on a large scale, and there was a considerable trade in timber, wine, oranges, lemons and olives.

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