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Crane finally dismantled

Crane finally dismantled

the skyline above Barga is once more clear

As we have already published articles  – a new school building has been gradually rising in Barga. It seems like the building work has been going on forever but this morning a dramatic change has taken place as the large crane which has been blocking the view up from Barga Vecchia towards Sommacolonia was finally […]

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New school building rising in Barga

New school building rising in Barga

Gradually over the past few months a new school building has been rising in Barga.  There is still a long way to go until it will be ready but it has become almost a spectator sport watching the crane in action.      

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Large crane bought into Barga (eventually)

Large crane bought into Barga (eventually)

“The obstacle is the path”

For many people one of the joys of living in Barga Vecchia is the absence of traffic as the streets are just too narrow and steep in most places. To drive in Barga Vecchia you need to be able to handle your car expertly and be able to judge distances down to the centimetre. There […]