Pill [Pi(il)l]

Detail of the 1821 cadastral map (archive of Luigi Piller Cottrer - Sappada).

Panoramic view of the Pill village village at the end of the 1920s,
Picture taken from the bell tower of the Parish Church during a religious procession
(Archive of Giorgio Piller Puicher - Sappada)

Winter view of the Pill village at the end of the 1920s.
One can see the clear separation from Palů and Bach
(Postcard - archive of Antonio Genova - Pieve di Cadore)

Detail of the previous postcard

Houses of the Pill village in the 1930s.
In the center, one can recognize s'Meštros house next to a stable/hay-loft subsequently demolished.
(source: Arnaldo Kratter Thaler, by the good offices of Luigi Piller Cottrer - Sappada)

Houses of the Pill village in the 1930s with s?Ióclan Haus / ¦t?l in the foreground, demolished around 1945 (Photograph by Ubaldo Piller, courtesy of the Piller family)

View of Pill Village in the fourth decade of the 1900s (Photograph by Ubaldo Piller, courtesy of the Piller family)

A crucifix and Pill's road in the direction of Palů in the 1940s.

View of the Pill village, oil painting by Marcelliano Canciani, 1945
(courtesy of Rina Quinz - Sappada)

s'Ličndlan štol, demolished in 1960.
The picture, taken in the 1950s, bears witness to the ancient technique
of using horizontal beams instead of masonry to build the basement.
(courtesy of Maria Piller s'Ličndlan - Sappada)

View of the Pill and Bach villages in the 1950s.
The picture shows the contrast of color between the old houses of Pill
and the white masonry buildings of Bach, also known as the "new village"
(Peratoner archive- Venice [gift of Olga Riva Piller])

Panoramic view of the western villages of Sappada. One can still make out
the clear separation of Pill and Bach from Granvilla (and Palů), in the foreground
(about 1950 - archive of Giorgio Piller Puicher - Sappada)

1950s postcard showing a view of Palů and Granvilla from the road through Pill.
The crucifix alongside the road is also visible.
(Peratoner archive- Venice [gift of Olga Riva Piller])

Winter view of the houses of the Palů and Pill villages.
(Peratoner archive- Venice [gift of Olga Riva Piller])

Pill [Pi(il)l]