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Elevation 804 m - Population 805
Important since pre-Roman times, the first historical mention of the center dates back however to the 11th century. Its name derives from the Borrello family that had lordship here for a great deal of time, establishing in the place an important defense post of their wide territory (from the Sangro to the Trigno river). It was also a feifdom of the de Couternay, Caldora, d'Alagno, Arcamone, Carafa and Mascitelli. This very picturesque village enjoys a wonderful view all over the Sangro Valley and the Monti Lupari. Very little is left of the ancient settlement, due to the massive destruction in WW2. Not to be missed are the waterfalls of the Rio Verde, inside a Natural WWF Oasis of the same name, nwhich are the highest natural waterfalls in the Appennines, over 200 mt (600 ft) in three separate jumps. There is another picturesque Oasis in the vicinity, the Abetina di Rosello, along the border Abruzzo-Molise, rich of white fir and other plants, among them lindens, cores and rare Lobelius maple. The reserve is also a refuge for goshawks, sparrow-hawks, hoot and cut capers.