"Vittorio Fossombroni" Arezzo Things to Do Tip by cjg1

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The statue of Vittorio Fossombroni is in the Piazza San Francesco in front of the church. Vittorio's heirs had the statue made and given as a giftto Arezzo in 1864. Vittorio was a citizen of Arezzo as well as a scientist and politician. He was an engineer for th Grand Duke of Tuscany. His is remembered for his draining of the marshes around Arezzo that increased
the beauty and health of the town.

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  • Written Aug 13, 2009
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