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Did you know that one hundred horses had a chestnut ?

Famous for its size is the "Chestnut of hundred horses", located on the scope of Mount Etna, in the territory of Sant Alfio in Sicily. 

They narrate, that in the sixteenth century, Joan of Aragon, surprised by a storm on her way to Naples from Spain, took refuge with all her retinue, consisting of one hundred horsemen, under the fronds of the big chestnut. 

Although the main trunk burned in 1923, this chestnut is still enormous: its current four suckers have a total circumference of 50 meters. 

 
 

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