Spoleto - Ponte delle Torri live camView of Ponte delle Torri in Spoleto

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    • 11 months ago
    • Capture Sam

    2dec17--“Ponte delle Torri”,or the Bridge of Towers, its two central pillars are hollow on the inside and they have entrance doors. This means that they definitely were well-defended towers.

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    • 11 months ago
    • Patti

    Thank you!!
    A wonderful image

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    • 11 months ago
    • Capture Sam

    25nov17-- Thank You host, Hotel Gattapone , for sponsoring this scenic view of Ponte delle Torri in Spoleto. Best wishes for your business. __☺__PMM massive looking pillars, thanks for the information.

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    • 11 months ago
    • Bosnyák Károly

    Very nice landscape, congratulations SkylineWebcams and Hotel Gattapone! I wish I could be there.
    2015/11/25 08:17

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    • 11 months ago
    • PMM

    The Ponte delle Torri of Spoleto is 236 m long and 90 m high. It is a huge ten-arcade work that connects Colle Sant' Elia with Monteluco. It is constituted of a road and a water canal supported by ogival arcades and stone pillars. It can be reached after a long fine-view walk around the Rocca.
    The Fortilizio dei Mulini and the Basilic of St. Peter can be visited while crossing the bridge. The historians have not come to a satisfactory agreement about its exact date of construction, yet. Some of them say it was built in the XIII century, probably over the remains of an ancient Roman aqueduct.

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    • 11 months ago
    • Shauna

    I think I've seen this bridge in the Tour de France. Can anyone verify that?