Javierre del Obispo - Javierre del Obispo

Javierre del Obispo
Xabierre-Cuarnas
location
Xabierre-Cuarnas (Biescas, Uesca) .jpg
Javierre del Obispo Xabierre-Cuarnas located in Spain
Javierre del Obispo Xabierre-Cuarnas
Javierre del Obispo
Xabierre-Cuarnas
Location of Javierre del Obispo
Xabierre-Cuarnas in Spain.
Javierre del Obispo Xabierre-Cuarnas located in the Province of Huesca
Javierre del Obispo Xabierre-Cuarnas
Javierre del Obispo
Xabierre-Cuarnas
Location of Javierre del Obispo
Xabierre-Cuarnas in the province of Huesca.
country Flag of Spain.svg Spain
Autonomous communication Flag of Aragon.svg Aragon
Province Flag of Huesca (province).svg Huesca
County Alto Gallego
Judicial party Jaca
Municipality Biescas
Location 42°32′10″N 0°18′57″O / 42.536142, -0.315914Coordenadas: 42°32′10″N 0°18′57″O / 42.536142, -0.315914
Population 15 have. ( INE 2016 )

Javierre del Obispo (in Aragonese language Xabierre-Cuarnas or Xabierre de Cuarnas , [ 1 ] or also Xabierre de lo bispe [ 2 ] ) is a Spanish town that belongs to the municipality of Biescas , in Alto Gállego , province of Huesca , Aragon .

From the ecclesiastical point of view of the Catholic Church , it belongs to the Diocese of Jaca which, in turn, is part of the Archdiocese of Pamplona .

Geography

The town is located on the shores of the Barranco de las Gargantas, [ 3 ] a very short distance from the Gállego river where it flows, at the southern end of the municipality of Biescas , almost at the limit of the municipality of Sabiñánigo .

To the east of Javierre del Obispo is the Oturia or Auturia , [ 3 ] of 1,920 m of altitude, which separates it from the Sobrepuerto , in the municipality of Broto .

Communications

Church.

Next to Javierre del Obispo runs a small local road that, starting from Sabiñánigo, ascends northwards following the course of the Gállego river, on its right bank, towards the Pyrenees and towards the capital of its municipality, Biescas. Before reaching the town, the road passes through Latás and Satué ; after passing Javierre del Obispo, it runs through Lárrede , Orós Bajo and Orós Alto before reaching Biescas.

Nature

Javierre del Obispo is surrounded by forests, where there are firs , maples , beech , linden or oak trees . [ 3 ]

Demography

Its population is 9 men and 6 women (15 inhabitants), as of 2010 .

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