See also:Lima, a tributary of the Serchio; and the
See also:district is known in the early
See also:history of Lucca as the Vicaria di Val di Lima .
See also:Ponte Serraglio (16 m . N. of Lucca by
See also:rail) is the
See also:village (pop . 1312), but there are warm springs and
See also:baths also at
See also:Villa, Docce Bassi, Bagno Caldo, &c . The springs do not seem to have been known to the Romans . Bagno a Corsena is first mentioned in 1284 by Guidone de Corvaia, a
See also:Pisan historian (
See also:Muratori, R.I.S. vol. xxii.) . Fallopius, who gave them
See also:credit for the cure of his own deafness, sounded their praises in 1569; and they have been more or less in fashion since . The temperature of the
See also:water varies from 98° to 130° Fahr.; in all cases it gives off carbonic acid
See also:gas and contains lime, magnesium and sodium products . In the village of Bagno Caldo there is a hospital constructed largely at the expense of
See also:Nicholas Demidoff in 1826 .
In the valley of the Serchio, 3 M. below Ponte a Serraglio, is the
See also:medieval Ponte del
See also:Diavolo (1322) with its lofty central arch .
LUCCA (anc. Luca)
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