The Poble Nou de Benitatxell has a fascinating as well as rich past thanks to the different cultures that populated the different villages and farmhouses which left very noticeable traces in the toponymy, language in general and some buildings as well as personalizeds.
The very first indications of profession day from the Paleolithic, in research studies performed in the Cova del Moro. In this exact same website and also in the Forats of Barranc de l'Asbardal, continues to be of the Chalcolithic have actually additionally been found (between 2,200 BC - 1,800 BC). And from the Bronze Age (1,800 BC - 700 BC) there is evidence of settlers in the Tossal d'Arnau as well as the Tossal Redó. Both lie in the high component of 2 hillsides, in presumable scenario of protection and also control of the area.
In the Iberian duration (550 BC - 210 BC) the presence of 3 remarkable cores was observed. The Tossal de l'Abiar remains to be a settlement with a clear protection purpose. Yet in its location intriguing things have actually been discovered on the slopes of capital called Cova de les Bruixes (Cueva de las Brujas). There is also proof of ceramic remains in the Valentins or the Font.
In El Poble Nou de Benitatxell there are essential signs of the Roman age (210 - 476 BC) in l'Abiar. The settlement of Tossal del Abiar is taken into consideration a habitat for agricultural exploitation that would also work out control over the region that surrounded it. This is since it is a location very rich in groundwater that favored farming operations. In the Pous de l'Abiar, continues to be connected to wine manufacturing have actually additionally been found.
Towards the south of the present metropolitan core, the feasible presence of settlements in the Camí de la Roca is considered. In the Pinaret, various remains of late-Roman materials have actually additionally been located.
Among the most essential legacies of the Islamic period is the toponymic contribution that also appears for the town, Benitatxell (with Benitagell recommendations). From this society names of games like Lluca, Abiar, Alcassar, Moraig (Almoraig), Benicambra, etc. are kept.
In 1497 there would certainly still be an independent population center in the Lluca game. In the Abiar has actually been found the presence of different farmhouses in the eleventh century, with architectural remains of water wells, a cavern, a manor house. Likewise, there is proof of a Hispano-Muslim god's acre in the Alcassar. And in the old Benitagell, structures such as silos or small food stores have been recorded. This farmhouse would certainly be located on the current grounds of the church.
From all this, the terrific value of the Arab culture in the municipality appears.
Coordinates: 38°43′58″N 0°8′39″E
Autonomous community: Valencian Community
Province: Alicante
Comarca: Marina Alta
Judicial district: Denia
Total Area: 12.65 km2 (4.88 sq mi)
Elevation: 142 m (466 ft)
Total Population (2008): 5,216
Density: 410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Postal code: 03726
Official language(s): Valencian

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