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Suvereto is a ''
comune The (; plural: ) is a local administrative division of Italy Italy ( it, Italia ), officially the Italian Republic ( it, Repubblica Italiana, links=no ), is a country consisting of a peninsula delimited by the Alps The Alp ...
'' (municipality) in the
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in the
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region
Tuscany it, Toscano (man) it, Toscana (woman) , population_note = , population_blank1_title = , population_blank1 = , demographics_type1 = Citizenship , demographics1_footnotes = , demographics1_title1 = Italian , demogra ...
, located about southwest of
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and about southeast of
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.


Main sights

*Rocca Aldobrandesca, ruins of a castle built in the mid-12th century near 9th century fortifications. *''
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'' of San Giusto, a pleban church in
Romanesque style Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of Middle Ages, medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th centu ...
*Countryside church of Santissima Annunziata *Church of the Crucifix *Natural Park of Montioni


Technological sites

*
Static inverter plant An HVDC converter station (or simply converter station) is a specialised type of substation which forms the terminal equipment for a high-voltage direct current A high-voltage, direct current (HVDC) electric power transmission Electric power ...
of
HVDC A high-voltage, direct current (HVDC) electric power transmission Electric power transmission is the bulk movement of electrical energy Electrical energy is energy derived as a result of movement of electrically charged particles. When used ...
SACOI, the HVDC-power cable connecting the power grids of Corse and
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with the grid of the Italian mainland. * Research centre for switchyards of ENEL, including an experimental long powerline to Valdicciola, which is partly built as underground cable


''Frazioni ''

The municipality is formed by the municipal seat of Suvereto and the villages (
frazioni A ''frazione'' (plural: ) is a type of subdivision of a ''comune The (; plural: ) is a Administrative division, local administrative division of Italy, roughly equivalent to a township or municipality. Importance and function The pro ...
) of Belvedere, Montioni, Prata and
San Lorenzo San Lorenzo is the Italian and Spanish name for Lawrence of Rome, Saint Lawrence, the 3rd-century Christian martyr, and may refer to: Places Argentina * San Lorenzo, Santa Fe * San Lorenzo Department, Chaco * Monte San Lorenzo, a mountain on t ...
. The small hamlets of Forni, Poggio al Turco, San Lorenzo Due, Tabarò and Valdamone are also included in the municipality.


References

Cities and towns in Tuscany {{Livorno-geo-stub