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Corte del Forno

Fondazione Valle Morobbia
C.P. 13, 6582 Pianezzo,

The Corte del Forno is the place where the Muggiasca family firm based in Como and Bellinzona worked the iron ore extracted from the mines and open pits during the 15th century. A number of buildings (charcoal stores and staff buildings) were situated on this plateau, crossed by the ancient San Jorio mule track, while the blast furnace and tilt hammer must have been near the river. The site suffer...

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Fondazione Valle Morobbia
C.P. 13,
6582 Pianezzo
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