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Madonna della Neve – the Alpini celebrate

Madonna della Neve – the Alpini celebrate

with temperatures hovering round the 30 degree mark, the chapel is dedicated to the Madonna della Neve, The Madonna of the Snow, the irony of which was not lost by those suffering in the heat.

The Alpini were out in force this afternoon at the SS.Madonna della Neve, the Chiesina degli Alpini at Palmente on the road to Loppia just outside Barga. The chiesina used to be a sorry ruin but was restored more than a decade ago and since then has now being used once again by the community. […]

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SS.Madonna della Neve, the Chiesina degli Alpini at Palmente

The Alpini were out in force this afternoon at the SS.Madonna della Neve, the Chiesina degli Alpini at Palmente on the road to Loppia just outside Barga. The chiesina used to be a sorry ruin but has been restored over the past few years and is now once more being used by the community. The […]