Marciano della Chiana

Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy

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Marciano della Chiana
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About Marciano della Chiana

Marciano della Chiana is a comune (municipality) in the province of Arezzo in the Italian region of Tuscany, located approximately 70 kilometers (43 miles) south-east of Florence and approximately 20 kilometers (12 miles) south-west of Arezzo.

Marciano della Chiana is bordered by the following municipalities: Arezzo, Castiglion Fiorentino, Foiano della Chiana, Lucignano, Monte San Savino.

The city has medieval origins, dating back to the Lombard domination in Tuscany; it was subsequently purchased by the municipality of Arezzo and then by the Republic of Siena. In 1554 it was the site of the Battle of Marciano (or Scannagallo).

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