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La Croix Lumineuse de Thetford-Mines
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mychell
N 46° 06.480 W 071° 19.370
19T E 320489 N 5108670
Quick Description: La croix lumineuse surplombe la ville de Thetford-Mines. Elle peut facilement être vue d’à peu près partout surtout le soir. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - The luminous cross overhangs the city of Thetford-Mines. It can easily be seen from almost everywhere especially in the evening.
Location: Québec, Canada
Date Posted: 11/3/2018 12:26:28 PM
Waymark Code: WMZFGM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Olii05
Views: 8

Long Description:
La bénédiction de la croix lumineuse de Thetford-Mines a eu lieu le 14 septembre 1952.
Elle pèse 19 tonnes et mesure 35 mètres.
La Croi xest située au 255 chemin des Bois-Francs Ouest à Thetford-Mines dans la région de Chaudière-Appalaches.
Cette croix de métal de type ouvragé a un axe ornementé et des extrémités à motif aigu.
Axe : Symbole de Pax Christi.
Le décor du pal est à motif géométrique.
Type of cross: Latin cross

Material used: Metal (steel, bronze, aluminium, ...)

Characteristics of this cross:
This metal cross of the carved type has an ornamented axis and ends with an acute pattern. Axis: Symbol of Pax Christi. The decoration of the pal is geometric.


Describe the location:
The luminous cross overhangs the city of Thetford-Mines.


Year of manufacture: 9/14/1952

Is this cross commemorative ?: Don't know...

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