Chapel of St. Barbara - Borno

Chapel of St. Barbara - Borno

Location

Via Calamè
Borno , BS
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Chapel of St. Barbara Borno Erected near the cemetery, it was blessed in 1970 in memory of the numerous Borno people dead for silicosis, an illness that struck frequently those who had worked in a mine.
IN THE SURROUNDINGS
The parish church of St. Martino and Giovanni Battista, with the oratory of St. Antonio to the right of the parish, containing a fresco by Callisto Piazza; the little church of Madonna Addolorata; the historical centre, with the square and the fountain in red sandstone, the medieval towers, the charming
alleys; the little church of Madonna di Lourdes, in the Dazza area; the church of St. Anna, in the Paline suburb; the little church of St. Fiorino (or Floriano), on the road to Lova; the little church of St. Fermo (1,868 m. a.s.l.), which refers to the legend of the Saints Fermo, Cristina and Glisente, who, living on
three different mountains, communicated their being alive by lighting some fires; the little Alpini church in Val di Moren (1,760 m. a.s.l.); the Nature Regional Reserve of Paline Giovetto Woods.