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Former municipality of Switzerland
Coat of arms of Pigniu
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Graubünden
District Surselva
 • Total 17.98 km2 (6.94 sq mi)
Elevation 1,301 m (4,268 ft)
Population (Dec 2011)
 • Total 33
 • Density 1.835/km2 (4.75/sq mi)
Postal code 7156
Surrounded by Andiast, Glarus Süd (GL), Rueun, Siat

Pigniu is a former municipality of the district of Surselva in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland. It is part of the new municipality of Ilanz/Glion.


In 1799, the Russian Army under command of Field Marshal Suvorov crossed the Pigniu pass.

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