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Contrada Pisciotto

Fornace Penna - Sampieri

Location: Contrada Pisciotto in Sampieri, part of the municipality of Scicli

Monument of Industrial Archeology is located in Contrada Pisciotto in Sampieri. The Fornace Penna was built between 1909 and 1912 on the project of the engineer Ignazio Emmolo The plant produced bricks that were exported to many Mediterranean countries: most ofTripoli (Libya) after the war of 1911 it was built with bricks from "Pisciotto" .

Property bound pursuant to law 1089/1939 and Legislative Decree 42/2004

download decrees:

FROM n. 1091 of 25.05.1990


DDS n. 7018 of 31.07.2009


Here is a beautiful video taken from youtube:


Card insertion: Ignazio Caloggero

Information contributions: Web, Region of Sicily

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