July 8, 2009: at Moncenisio pass with Shoes and JohnnyLee, for a little history lesson


going up toward Varisello fort

Ricky with Shoes and JohnnyLee
 


the Moncenisio lake

 


JohnnyLee (Lead-Pipe Cinch)  6 months old

 


JohnnyLee and its Mom Shoes

 


 

 


Anna with Shoes and JohnnyLee

 


JohnnyLee and Shoes (near 4 years old)

 


JohnnyLee

 


The Varisello fort, built in 1877 / 1880, is the bigger work of the military complex of Moncenisio
(in the photo, the north side)

 


the Varisello fort and, behind, Bard's pick (3150 m)

 


 

 


The Varisello fort was ingloriously used like a target during some military exercise in 1909

 


passage inner the fort

 


inner courtyard west side

 


 

 


arcade under the dormitories

 


 

 


 

 


inner courtyard (Shoes, Annamaria and JohnnyLee)

 


West side courtyard (Annamaria with Shoes and JohnnyLee)

 


At the entrance of the fort (Shoes and JohnnyLee)

 


JohnnyLee and Shoes

 


 

 


 

 


JohnnyLee - 6 months old)

 


After the history lesson, we come back at home