Old Asphalt Mines

At Colle San Magno there were asphalt mines as witnessed by the numerous tunnels that penetrate deep within the mountain. Along the way to the mines you notice the skeletons of reinforced concrete of the cable car and the remains of the building where they worked the asphalt. The tunnels are still accessible, but it is necessary too be equipped with flashlights to visit the tunnels.

 

 

 

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Guide of Colle San Magno

Guide of Colle San Magno

Colle San Magno is a result of the Barbarian invasions. Before the sixth century the inhabitants of Aquino took refuge […]