Calafat

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CountryR, Romania
ZIP2052
Danube´s banksLeft
Population19000
Sea level65
General descriptionCalafat is a city in Dolj County, Romania, on the river Danube, opposite the Bulgarian city of Vidin. It was founded in the 14th century by Genoese colonists, who employed large numbers of workmen (Calfats) in repairing ships. This industry gave its name.
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Latitude (d:m:s)43:59:9
Longitude (d:m:s)22:57:27