Pescia Fiorentina

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Pescia Fiorentina
CapalbioPesciaFiorentina1.jpg
Pescia Fiorentina is located in Italy
Pescia Fiorentina
Pescia Fiorentina
Location of Pescia Fiorentina in Italy
Coordinates: 42°26′8″N 11°28′40″E / 42.43556°N 11.47778°E / 42.43556; 11.47778Coordinates: 42°26′8″N 11°28′40″E / 42.43556°N 11.47778°E / 42.43556; 11.47778
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
ProvinceGrosseto (GR)
ComuneCapalbio
Elevation
75 m (246 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total29
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
58011
Dialing code(+39) 0564

Pescia Fiorentina is a village in Tuscany, central Italy, administratively a frazione of the comune of Capalbio, province of Grosseto. At the time of the 2001 census its population amounted to 37.[1]

Geography[edit]

Pescia Fiorentina is about 60 km from Grosseto and 6 km from Capalbio. It is situated in the plain of southern Maremma, in the valley of Fiora, between the hills of Capalbio and the Tyrrhenian Sea, on the border with the province of Viterbo, Lazio. It is located along the Provincial Road which links Capalbio to Chiarone Scalo.

History[edit]

Pescia Fiorentina was an important industrial centre with furnaces and ironworks in the 16th century.[2]

Main sights[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (in Italian) Popolazione residente - Grosseto (dettaglio loc. abitate) - Censimento 2001, Istat.
  2. ^ Bruno Santi, Guida storico-artistica alla Maremma. Itinerari culturali nella provincia di Grosseto, Siena, Nuova Immagine, 2007, pp. 308-309.
  3. ^ Aldo Mazzolai, Guida della Maremma. Percorsi tra arte e natura, Florence, Le Lettere, 1997.
  4. ^ Giardino dei Tarocchi Archived 2014-07-15 at the Wayback Machine, Niki de Saint Phalle official website.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Bruno Santi, Guida storico-artistica alla Maremma. Itinerari culturali nella provincia di Grosseto, Siena, Nuova Immagine, 2007, pp. 308–309.
  • Fabiola Favilli, Capalbio. Alla scoperta del borgo e del territorio, Arcidosso, C&P Adver Effigi, 2011.

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