The mill of walnuts - Carpineti

Place:

Mandra - 42033 Carpineti

Municipality:

CARPINETI
Piazza Matilde di Canossa, 1, 42033 Carpineti (RE)
0522 615019 0522 615020 , 0522 718014
territorio@comune.carpineti.re.it
www.comune.carpineti.re.it

How to get there:

Accessibility
Location Mandra, via Pianzano. You take the SP 7 in the direction of Baiso and then, after about 2 km, you take the town road on the left. It's about 7 km from the administrative capital.

Tourist Area:

Apennines

Geographic Area:

Matildic zone

Analytical text:

Description
It is in a location called Mandra, on the right of the Tresinaro torrent (it has been abandoned). The building is made of juxtaposed rocks and retains inside two of the three pairs of grinders with relative wooden frames. There is also a fourth grinder, called "gròla", which works vertically in the squeezing of the nuts. The building, which already existed in 1778, hasn't been used since the end of the 1970's.

Last update: April 11, 2022