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Colonna di Sant'Oronzo, Lecce

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  • The column is the symbol of the city. It has been manufactured using the pieces of an old roman column originally placed in Brindisi where the "Via Appia" ended. The column is now in the square of San...  more »
  • This was built in 1592 at the request of the then mayor who must have liked tall spires because he did a good job and it is still standing. It sits adjacent to the Roman Amphitheatre and both are wort...  more »
  • The Sant' Oronzo (Saint Horace) Colonna (pillar), is one of the monuments of Lecce Historical Center and it stands in a large plaza )Piazza Sant'Oronzo), in the center of Lecce, It has a height of 29 ...  more »
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  • Bella. Nice little story behind this statue, where they say: If you are a university student, you will never watch s. Oronzo, otherwise you do not graduate.
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  • Lecce is really beautiful and hospitable, the patron Sant'Oronzo common also in Ostuni BR, here in the square has a majestic high column approximately 30 meters.
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  • Perhaps one of the two Roman columns that were in Brindisi to indicate the end of the via Appia, the other is still in Brindisi in his place!
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  • Beautiful monument, like Lecce, moreover,
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  • The column of sant'oronzo was one of the two columns that marked the beginning of the via Appia in Brindisi. A currently houses the statue of the patron saint of Lecce and the other is in Brindisi in its original position. The square is the heart of the historic centre of Lecce.
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