Description Street circuit used from 1935 to 1938 for Coppa Edda Ciano (Edda Ciano Cup). I don’t know if circuit used in 1954 was the same.
Location Lucca
LU - Lucca - Toscana
Location On town wall. Porta Vittorio Emanuele has been renamed Porta S.Anna (Porta = Gate)
Latitude - Longitude + 43°50'19"     + 10°30'04"
43.838611     10.501111
UTM Coordinates X = 620676.572  -  Y = 4855043.027  -  Zone 32T
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Altitude AMSL  
Inauguration 1935
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Italian Guida d’Italia del Touring Club Italiano - Liguria, Toscana settentr., Emilia - vol II (page 384)Published by: Touring Club Italiano - Published in: Italia - year: 1916

(*) NOTE: a complete and detailed view of the circuit can be found (if available) on Street View by Google Maps and/or Bird's Eye and 3D views by Bing Maps for Enterprise (former Microsoft Virtual Earth): both can be reached using their own link in Aerial photo / Map cell.

(**) For on-line not-English speaking sources, click on each small flag and you open the corresponding Google Translator page with automatic translation.

Circuito delle Mura
Years 1935÷1938, 1954
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Last update of this page April 4th 2006
Info last update  
Distinctive points  
length 2350  m 7710  ft 1.46  mi    

Lucca, Circuito delle Mura

Lucca, Circuito delle Mura

Lucca, Circuito delle Mura



Photos by Guido de Carli - November 1st 2004
Click on thumbnail to open original large photo

Passeggio delle Mura (Wall path), the road over town wall, in opposite direction. Photo taken above Porta (= Gate) Vittorio EmanuelePiazzale (= Square) Verdi, taken from Paseggio delle Mura above Porta (= Gate) Vittorio Emanuele (see photo #6)Passeggio delle Mura (Wall path), the road over town wall. Photo taken more or less in the same position where two previous photos have been takenDownhill road that links Town Wall and Piazzale Verdi

Piazzale Verdi and Porta Vittorio Emanuele. Photo taken in the same position where the previous one has been taken: the half man on the right with a white bag can be seen also on the left of previous pic.Same road shown on previous pic; photo taken in opposite direction close to Porta Vittorio Emanuele (see photo #2)Porta Vittorio Emanuele: insidePorta Vittorio Emanuele: external side

Porta Vittorio Emanuele: external sideTown Wall, with Baluardo S.PaolinoViale Giosué Carducci 

Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
November 2nd 2004     Guido de Carli     New Photos (on this site)
January 25th 2004     Guido de Carli Guido de Carli   New Description with map
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