Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Pontecorvo
Our town, Pontecorvo, is divided in two districts: CIVITA and PASTINE. They are connected by a bridge which gives the name to the town.
Pontecorvo is a medieval town .
Pontecorvo is part of Frosinone, situated in the region of Lazio, near Rome.
Our town is crossed by the river LIRI.
Pontecorvo has got about 13.000 inhabitants .
The coat of arms of our country represents a bridge with a crow.
This is the flag of Pontecorvo .
The historical centre of Pontecorvo is in Civita where we find the TOWN HALL .
This is our medieval cathedral with an ancient tower called “Rodoaldo” .
In the past, Pontecorvo was famous for the production of CLAY objects. This is a typical jar of our town, made of clay .
This is the ancient costume of Pontecorvo’s women.
This costume had a white blouse, a long and large skirt, a scarf on the head and sandals called CIOCIE .
An important event for our town is CARNIVAL,which is celebrated in February. On Carnival Day, there is a parade of allegorical floats along the streets .
A typical product of Pontecorvo is the PEPPER .
Saint John is the patron saint of Pontecorvo.His festivity is on the second Sunday of May .
GREETINGS FROM PONTECORVO
By girls and boys of 3°A/3°B/4°A primary school “Capoluogo” Pontecorvo