Burlamacca Canal of Viareggio borns in the Municipality of Massarosa in Montramito and reaches the sea after 9,6 km The Canal takes its name by a Family From Lucca named Burlamacchi perhaps it crossed the lands of this family From the Fosse papiriane a system of canals built by the Romansover time one of these became the Berlumacca Canale of Viareggio The Canal represents for the Republic of Lucca the future outlet to the seaand the commercial port which became important over time The area was subjected to land reclamation from1488 but only with the engineer Bernardino Zerdini in 1741 it was finally put inRead More →