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Fuentidueña de Tajo

Fuentidueña de Tajo
Municipality
Flag of Fuentidueña de Tajo
Flag
Official seal of Fuentidueña de Tajo
Seal
Fuentidueña de Tajo is located in Spain
Fuentidueña de Tajo
Fuentidueña de Tajo
Location in Spain
Coordinates:
Country  Spain
Autonomous community Community of Madrid
Province Madrid
Comarca Las Vegas
Government
 • Mayor Aurora Rodríguez Cabezas
Area
 • Total 23.4 sq mi (60.6 km2)
Elevation 1,844 ft (562 m)
Population (2009)
 • Total 2,081
 • Density 89/sq mi (34/km2)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 28597
Website Official website

Fuentidueña de Tajo is a municipality of the autonomous community of Madrid, central Spain. It belongs to the comarca of Las Vegas.

It was one of the settings for the 1937 movie The Spanish Earth.[1]

Main sights

  • Torre del Reloj
  • Torre de los Piquillos, one of the remains of the ancient Castle of Santiago
  • Church of St. Andrew the Apostle, built has a chapel in 1175 and later expanded with a nave and two aisles. Its current appearance dates to the 17th century.

References

  1. ^ Magí Crusells, Las Brigadas Internacionales en la pantalla (Univ de Castilla La Mancha, 2002; ISBN 8484271498), p. 189.


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