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Sperre Gomagoi - Italy
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member luzzi-reloaded
N 46° 34.463 E 010° 32.282
32T E 617854 N 5159017
Quick Description: Sperre Gomagoi - Italy
Location: Piemonte, Italy
Date Posted: 3/8/2011 10:50:40 AM
Waymark Code: WMAXNZ
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat
Views: 10

Long Description:

Am Süd-Ende des Ortes Gomagoi, auf ca. 1450 m Seehöhe wurde die
Straßensperre errichtet. Die Sperre sollte den Einfallraum über das Stilfser-Joch sichern. Es wurde zwischen 1860 und 1862 erbaut.

Zu Kriegsbeginn wurde das Werk desarmiert und die Geschütze in Feldstellungen bzw. Kavernen verbracht.

Nach dem 1. Weltkrieg wurde das Werk im Zuge eine Straßenbegradigung in 2 Teile zerteilt, gestrichelte rote Fläche in der Mitte des Werks und dient nunmehr als Depot der Straßenverwaltung. Leider sind die Innenräume nicht zugänglich und die Gebäudeteile sind nicht gepflegt. So können Bäume und Sträucher auf den Dächern wachsen. und die Substanz langsam marode werden lassen.


At the South end of town Gomagoi, at about 1450 m above sea level, the
Roadblock erected. The ban was intended to secure the incident area of the Stelvio. It was built between 1860 and 1862.

When the war began, the work was desarmiert and spent the guns in field positions and caverns.

After 1 World War II cut the work in the course of straightening of a road in 2 parts, dashed red area in the middle of the work and now serves as custodian of the road administration. Unfortunately, the interior is not accessible and the buildings are not maintained. Thus, trees and shrubs growing on the roofs. and let the substance to be slowly crumbling.
The year the "Fort" was constructed or started.: 1860

Name of "Country" or "Nation" that constructed this "Fort": AUSTRIA

Was this "Fort" involved in any armed conflicts?: No it wasn't

What was the primary purpose of this "Historic Fort"?: For protecting a travel or shipping route

Current condition: partially collapsed

This site is administered by ----: luzzi1971

If admission is charged -: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Open to the public?: Restricted or by appointment only.

Official or advertised web-page: Not listed

Link to web-site that best describes this "Historic Fort": Not listed

Link if this "Fort" is registered on your Countries/ State "Registry of Historical Sites or Buildi: Not listed

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