Photographer's Note

Among the most beautiful villages of Valnerina Monterivoso lies on the slope of Monte Sant'Angelo, on the wet side of the stream Castellone. Stands high in the ancient square tower. This is the tower, back to its original splendor by careful restoration, and visited today. Step mandatory for all travelers who by Customs Salto del blind (the border between the Kingdom of Naples and the Papal States) Monterivoso crossed to reach their goals. Monterivoso lies with its important heritage among the most beautiful villages of Valnerina. To visit the church of St. Anthony of the fifteenth century. recently renovated and the rooms of the brotherhoods. All 'inside of the church you can' see a painting of the Agony in the 'Garden of Gethsemane by Francesco Nardini of Sant'Angelo in Vado, carried out in 1560 and the wonderful organ SEE PHOTO. To visit the Ethnographic Museum of Rural Life in the premises of an old mill of the seventeenth century, belonging to the village of Monterivoso, which displays over 3000 tools and tools of the pre-industrial civilization. These are tools and tools used in oil production, but also in fishing, hunting, agriculture and domestic work. Nearby, along the path that leads to the summit of Monte Sant'Angelo, there are the ruins of the Church of St. Nicholas of Monterivoso, or more likely the hermitage of St. Nicholas, which is currently under renovation.
On the inside walls, under a dilapidated roof, you can still see some frescoes of the fourteenth century perhaps.

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  • Copyright: Silvio Sorcini (Silvio1953) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 16403 W: 130 N: 33906] (189357)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2013-02-03
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/5.0, 1/100 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2013-02-05 5:46
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