Xgħajra


Xgħajra

Towns (Malta)
name = Xgħajra(Ix-Xgħajra)
coa = XghajraHTML.gif
official_name = Ix-Xgħajra
inhabitants_name = Xgħajri (m), Xgħajrija (f), Xgħajrin (pl)



latitude = 35°53 '11"
longitude = 14°32 '50"
area = 1.0
population_total = 1,243
population_density = 1,287
borders = Kalkara, Żabbar
saint = Our Lady of Grace
feast = Sunday after 8th September
mayor = Anthony Valvo (MLP)
website = [http://www.xghajra.gov.mt/home.asp xghajra.gov.mt]

Xgħajra (English: Sh'ayra) [ [http://www.geody.com/geolook.php?world=terra&
]
] is a small village in Malta on the coast, about halfway between Valletta and Marsaskala. The population of Xgħajra is 1,234 people (Nov 2005).

Its local football club is known as: Xgħajra Tornadoes F.C.

Zones in Xgħajra

*Ta' Alessi
*Ta' Maġġi
*Tal-Qassisin
*Tan-Nisa
*Tumbrell
*Wied Glavan

Xgħajra Main Roads

*Dawret ix-Xatt (Strand By-Pass)
*Triq Ħaż-Żabbar (Zabbar Road)
*Triq il-Fortizza tal-Grazzja (Grazzia Fort Street)
*Triq il-Knisja (Church Street)
*Triq it-Torri ta' Alof de Wignacourt (Alof de Wignacourt Tower Street); This road refers to the Santa Maria delle Grazie Tower that Knights of Malta erected in 1620 during the reign of Grand Master Fra Alof de Wignacourt, and is one of the set of Wignacourt towers. The British demolished the tower to clear a field of fire for the Della Grazie Battery that they constructed in 1888.

External links

* [http://www.xghajra.gov.mt/home.asp Xgħajra Local Council]


Coordinates: coor dms|35|53|11|N|14|32|50|E|type:city


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