Roccapipirozzi (yellow dot) shown within the municipality of Sesto Campano (dark red) and the Province of Isernia
Location of Roccapipirozzi in Italy
|Coordinates: 41°26′09.42″N 14°01′57.4″E / 41.4359500°N 14.032611°ECoordinates: 41°26′09.42″N 14°01′57.4″E / 41.4359500°N 14.032611°E|
|Elevation||437 m (1,434 ft)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Patron saint||Saint Roch of Montpellier|
Roccapipirozzi, located near the borders with Lazio and Campania, lies into a valley below the mounts Cesima, Calvello and Sambucaro. It is 6 km far from Sesto Campano, 5 km from Venafro, 12 from San Pietro Infine, 26 from Isernia and 24 from Cassino. Nearest villages Vallecupa and Ceppagna, part of the municipality of Venafro.
The settlement is divided into 2 sides:
- Roccapipirozzi Alta (i.e. :Upper R., 41°26′09.42″N 14°01′57.4″E / 41.4359500°N 14.032611°E) is the original and historic core of the village, located upon a hill. It counts a medieval castle and the population was of 217.
- Roccapipirozzi Bassa (i.e. :Lower R., 41°26′24.73″N 14°02′30.88″E / 41.4402028°N 14.0419111°E), also known as Campopino or Masserie di Roccapipirozzi, is the newer side of the village, located in the plain below. Its population was of 828.
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