Basilica di San Simpliciano, Milano. IV sec.viene fondata ta Ambrogio e in seguito modificata in epoca romanica e longobarda.

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Verona

Verona: Church of San Zeno, Verona, Italy.Alterned use of tufa stone and bricks, the church and the convent had been built on the spot where the saint had been buried. San Zeno, born in Africa, 8th bishop of Verona(362-380), converted the whole town to christianity. The church soon became too small, for this reason the King Pepin, the Bishop Retold and the Archdeacon Pacifico decided to build a larger church and a monastery and the new basilica was consecrated the 8th of December 806.

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Cripta S.Pietro al Monte

S. Pietro al Monte Civate

S. Pietro al Monte Civate

Church of Santa Maria, Torba. Gornate Olona, Varese. Italy

1117, earthquake, 30.000 victims, rated at VII on the Mercalli intensity scale, struck northern Italy and Germany on 3 January. epicentre near Verona where the outer wall of the amphitheatre was partially felled, and the standing portion was damaged in a later earthquake of 1183. Many ancient monuments were destroyed providing space for a massive Romanesque rebuilding. It was a series of powerful shocks in the areas of Verona and Cremona (where the cathedral which was being built, was…

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