Bridge over the Canal Grande
The bridge over the Canal Grande is situated in Taverna, in the town of Gallicano. It is one of the rare medieval bridges in the Serchio Valley, consisting of a single pointed arch. The footbridge was built in sandstone and is crossed by the ancient road running from Taverna to Fiattone. Its construction was carried out by local masons in the 14th century. 

Place

Gallicano

Conservation status

The state of conservation of the bridge is not good, the two parapets have largely collapsed.

Information

Dating: 14th century
District/Location: Gallicano
District: Garfagnana