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Torre Cerrano: the Ancient Costal Tower – Abruzzo (IT)


Summary: TORRE CERRANO is one of the ANCIENT COSTAL TOWERS of the KINGDOM of NAPLES; located on the ADRIATIC COAST, between SILVI MARINA and PINETO stands out clearly on the horizon on a small hill behind the beach, surrounded by a clump of tall pine trees, in an environment of rare beauty. The small FORT derivates its name from the name of a torrent – Cerrano torrent, indeed. Cerano torrent was the ancient harbour of Atri and a port of call for many ships carrying cereals from Apulia and Sicily (even TODAY, SWIMMING in front of the tower with a simple mask, you can SEE the SUBMERGED REMAINS of the ANCIENT PORT).

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