The medieval village of Castiglioncello
- Middle Ages
The town Rosignano, which includes
Many fractions, in addition to the famous industries b> placed near
Solvay b>, is flourishing of small companies.
Another important aspect of this area is the
Tourism b>. The town of
Rosignano includes many of the countries most popular tourist. From the sea
The hill these countries offer different tourist facilities, such as hotels,
Residences, farms, camping and many other solutions.
The areas under the town of Rosignano offer entertainment such
Watersports b> in the area and Vada Quercianella, visiting museums
Castiglioncello and many others.
The structure of the country b> Rosignano b>
Was built recently, while the village within the coast, Rosignano
Maritime b> has a much older history.
It is thought that the name Rosignano is due to the family "genes Rasinia"
Owned these lands. Although the country has been assigned the epithet of
"Maritime", is located inland to a height of 123 m. He became Rosignano
Maritime when in 1862 there was the need to distinguish this country from
Rosignano Monferrato located in the province of Alexandria.
The first written documents that speak to us of Rosignano Maritime date back to 762
D.C.. From domination Lombard change to Marchesato b> Tuscan b>; The
Following centuries saw the first under the city of Pisa b> then, in 1400,
Florence under b>. During this period there was the famous rebellion in which passed
For a short time under Milan b>. After centuries of disputes that country
Decided his assignment to the town of Livorno b>.
The medieval castle typically b> was the protagonist of many sieges and
Disputes, because of its strategic position both in the commercial
Military. Vide new fortifications during the second half of 1500, under the
Doctors domination. Today you can see the two towers b> limestone
From the period Medici, located west and the other in the east. The latter
Intended to prison castle, still characters typical of the XVIII
Century. The west tower is used as a terrace of farm
Archbishopric. Most of the structures of the castle are the property
Communal: some of these are the Palazzo dei Bombardieri b>,
Podesta b>, Church of SS. Ilario Giovanni Battista b> and
Farm Arcivescovile b>, which will soon be renovated to accommodate the New
Hall Bombardieri houses in its salt, Museum
Archaeological b> devoted to testimonials Etruscan-Roman b> in
This territory. Font> p>