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Gaggi (Messina Province) is 59 km from Messina, alt. 106 m, in the lower valley of the River Alcantara, on the left bank, area 7.34 sq km, pop. 2, 529, post-code 98030, tel. 0942. Agricultural economy.

A hamlet founded by the Arabs, it is referred to as Scraggi in a Norman document of 1071; it belonged for many years to Taormina, and subsequently to the Princes of Branciforte di Scordia and to the De Spuches family.

Churches (Messina Diocese) include the following:

Maria SS. Annunziata (Chiesa Madre)

Links to other sites about Gaggi include:
Italian Wikipedia
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My latest book on CD is titled Sicily - A Reference for Researchers and is now available. With a file for each town (plus many other files), it relates the history of Sicily as reflected in the photos, records and festivals of its towns. It contains over 2500 text and photo files and can be ordered at CD order.

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