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CALVELLO is a town and comune in the province of Potenza
Potenza
, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata
Basilicata
, known for its traditional production of artistic ceramics. It is bounded by the towns of Abriola , Anzi , Laurenzana
Laurenzana
, Marsico Nuovo
Marsico Nuovo
, Marsicovetere , Viggiano
Viggiano
.

CONTENTS

* 1 History

* 2 Main sights

* 2.1 The bridge of Sant\'Antuono

* 3 References

HISTORY

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MAIN SIGHTS

THE BRIDGE OF SANT\'ANTUONO

The Sant'Antuono bridge is an arc-shaped stone building. It is named after the little Church built by the inhabitants of the river dedicated to St. Anthony the Great
Anthony the Great
, commonly known as st. Antuono. This construction was carried out at the beinning of 1200, by local craftsmen under the technical direction of Benedectine monks, skilled engineers, pontiffs and architects. The bridge had the purpose of facilitating the Exchange between the residents of Plan and those of the Sant'Antuono district before it was accessed with uncertain and shaky walkways, and then the launch a stable bridge it's safe. The bridge was built on the river "La Terra"a stream of continuos flow, calvello is one of the few towns inhabited to be bathed in a watercourse of this kind. The bridge hs not undergone any alterations to weather and natural events until the early twentieth century, so today the static condition of the bridge is good, even though the interventions subsequently affected the beauty of the work as a whole.

REFERENCES

* ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat .

* v * t * e

Basilicata
Basilicata
ยท Comuni of the Province of Potenza
Province of Potenza

* Abriola * Acerenza
Acerenza
* Albano di Lucania
Albano di Lucania
* Anzi * Armento
Armento
* Atella * Avigliano
Avigliano
* Balvano * Banzi
Banzi
* Baragiano
Baragiano
* Barile * Bella * Brienza * Brindisi Montagna * Calvello * Calvera
Calvera
* Campomaggiore * Cancellara * Carbone * Castelgrande * Castelluccio Inferiore
Castelluccio Inferiore
* Castelluccio Superiore * Castelmezzano * Castelsaraceno
Castelsaraceno
* Castronuovo di Sant\'Andrea * Cersosimo
Cersosimo
* Chiaromonte * Corleto Perticara
Corleto Perticara
* Episcopia
Episcopia
* Fardella * Filiano
Filiano
* Forenza * Francavilla in Sinni
Francavilla in Sinni
* Gallicchio * Genzano di Lucania * Ginestra
Ginestra
* Grumento Nova * Guardia Perticara * Lagonegro * Latronico * Laurenzana
Laurenzana
* Lauria
Lauria
* Lavello * Maratea
Maratea
* Marsico Nuovo
Marsico Nuovo
* Marsicovetere * Maschito
Maschito
* Melfi
Melfi
* Missanello
Missanello
* Moliterno
Moliterno
* Montemilone * Montemurro * Muro Lucano
Muro Lucano
* Nemoli
Nemoli
* Noepoli
Noepoli
* Oppido Lucano
Oppido Lucano
* Palazzo San Gervasio * Paterno * Pescopagano * Picerno
Picerno
* Pietragalla * Pietrapertosa
Pietrapertosa
* Pignola * Potenza
Potenza
* Rapolla * Rapone * Rionero in Vulture
Rionero in Vulture
* Ripacandida
Ripacandida
* Rivello * Roccanova
Roccanova
* Rotonda * Ruoti * Ruvo del Monte * San Chirico Nuovo
San Chirico Nuovo
* San Chirico Raparo
San Chirico Raparo
* San Costantino Albanese * San Fele * San Martino d\'Agri * San Paolo Albanese * San Severino Lucano * Sant\'Angelo Le Fratte * Sant\'Arcangelo * Sarconi
Sarconi
* Sasso di Castalda
Sasso di Castalda
* Satriano di Lucania * Savoia di Lucania * Senise * Spinoso
Spinoso
* Teana * Terranova di Pollino * Tito * Tolve * Tramutola
Tramutola
* Trecchina
Trecchina
* Trivigno
Trivigno
* Vaglio Basilicata
Basilicata
* Venosa
Venosa
* Vietri di Potenza
Potenza
* Viggianello *

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