In its lower course it flows near Canosa and traverses the celebrated battlefield of Cannae.
He fought in the constitutionalist army against the Austrians at Rieti (7th of March 1821), and on the re-establishment of autocracy he was arrested and imprisoned for three months by order of the prince of Canosa, the chief of police, his particular enemy.
Canosa), an ancient city of Apulia, on the right bank of the Aufidus (Ofanto), about 12 m.
Jacobone, Ricerche sulfa storia e la topografia di Canosa Antica (Canosa di Puglia, 1905).
CANOSA (anc. Canusium), a town of Apulia, Italy, in the province of Bari, situated on the right bank of the Ofanto (anc. Aufidus), 505 ft.