Bridge over the Scesta
The bridge over the stream Scesta is sited nearby Palleggio, in the town of Bagni di Lucca. It is a round-arched footbridge crossing the narrow gorge of the stream near the ancient cemetery. The bridge was built in sandstone by local masons, during 14th century. Marks of the following reconstructions of the bridge are clearly visible.

Place

Bagni di Lucca

Conservation status

It has a mediocre state of conservation and part of the parapet on the North side has collapsed.

Bibliography

  • Archivio Soprintendenza B.A.A.A.S. delle province di Pisa, Lucca, Massa Carrara, Livorno (schedatore: Gherardi A., 2001)

Information

Dating: 14th century
District/Location: Bagni di Lucca
District: Mediavalle