Pigniu

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Pigniu
Pigniu.jpg
Coat of arms of Pigniu
Coat of arms
Location of Pigniu
Pigniu is located in Switzerland
Pigniu
Pigniu
Pigniu is located in Canton of Graubünden
Pigniu
Pigniu
Coordinates: 46°48′N 9°06′E / 46.800°N 9.100°E / 46.800; 9.100Coordinates: 46°48′N 9°06′E / 46.800°N 9.100°E / 46.800; 9.100
CountrySwitzerland
CantonGraubünden
DistrictSurselva
Area
 • Total17.98 km2 (6.94 sq mi)
Elevation
1,301 m (4,268 ft)
Population
(Dec 2011)
 • Total33
 • Density1.8/km2 (4.8/sq mi)
Postal code
7156
SFOS number3613
Surrounded byAndiast, Glarus Süd (GL), Rueun, Siat
Websitewww.pigniu.ch
SFSO statistics

Pigniu is a former municipality of the district of Surselva in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland. It is part of the new municipality of Ilanz/Glion.

History[change | change source]

In 1799, the Russian Army under command of Field Marshal Suvorov crossed the Pigniu pass.

Other websites[change | change source]

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