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Atri



Introduction of Atri
Town in Teramo province, overlooking the AdriaticSea, 15 mi NW of Pescara. An ancient town of thePiceni, it was conquered by Rome in the early thirdcentury b.c. It became a feudal state in 1393 and waslater a duchy under the Acquaviva family. It has a13th-century cathedral and ducal palace of the 15thcentury.Town in Teramo province, overlooking the AdriaticSea, 15 mi NW of Pescara. An ancient town of thePiceni, it was conquered by Rome in the early thirdcentury b.c. It became a feudal state in 1393 and waslater a duchy under the Acquaviva family. It has a13th-century cathedral and ducal palace of the 15thcentury.