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Description:
The goal of this category is to locate interesting christian crosses all around the world.
Expanded Description:
According to the wikipedia definition, a Christian cross is the most common symbol of Christianity.
It is intended to represent the redeeming martyrdom of Jesus when he was crucified on the True Cross in the New Testament.
In this category you may place "latin crosses", "celtic crosses", "eastern crosses" and "patriarchal crosses".



In countries where Christian religions exist, it is common to find those crosses.
So, the goal of this category is to show crosses with a special interest.

To determine if a cross could fit with this category, answer to these questions :

1Is it really a Christian cross ? [YES] [NO]
2Is this cross a free standing monument, with a minimum height of 5 feet (1.5m) between its top and ground basis ?
Answer [YES] if it corresponds.
Answer [NO] if it is only a symbol painted, fixed, engraved in wood or stone, …
3Where is the cross located ?
Answer [YES] if it is located not in a building, not in or on church or on the property the church is on, not in or at a cemetery.
Answer [NO] if it is located inside or placed on the wall or roof of a building (church, religious shop, etc.) or in its property, inside or at a cemetery.
4Does this cross has a special interest ?
Answer [YES] only if you can give some explanations and photographs illustrating this special interest : historic interest (give facts), religious interest, beauty of design (colors, materials used, sculptures, associated with statues of biblic personages), placement beyond the basic cross shape, large size, visibility from a great distance, etc.
Answer [NO] if this cross looks like a lot of other crosses (for example a simple wooden "T").


Instructions for Posting a Christian Crosses Waymark:
You can post a waymark if you answered [YES] to every question listed in expanded description.

Note : Crosses that have extraordinary special interest but do not meet all four of the placement criteria may be included in the category if permission is received from the category leader PRIOR to posting it as a waymark and will be approved or declined on a case by case basis.

Please add at least 2 photographs : one showing the cross and its surroundings and a second closer (to see details).

Original photographs and personally obtained coordinates are necessary to post in the category.
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Post at least one photograph of this cross.
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Image for Une croix avec de petits coeurs à Aubais (Gard)view gallery

SWSW18.7 km

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Christian CrossesUne croix avec de petits coeurs à Aubais (Gard)

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[EN] This cross is located on a calvary in Aubais (Gard). [FR] Cette croix se situe sur un calvaire à Aubais (Gard).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Itamae

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 1/17/2017

last visited: 10/11/2017

Image for La croix de Sommières - Franceview gallery

WW21.9 km

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Christian CrossesLa croix de Sommières - France

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Sur la place du marché du village une croix métallique avec une inscription de la bible. On the market place of the village a metal cross with an inscription of the bible.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: France

date approved: 5/22/2017

last visited: never

Image for Place Belle Croix - Avignon - Franceview gallery

EE39.3 km

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Christian CrossesPlace Belle Croix - Avignon - France

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[FR] Croix des carrefours dans la cité papale. [EN] A Cross of crossroads in the papal city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PaulLassiter

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 9/20/2018

last visited: 10/5/2019

Image for Croix de mission - La-Roque-sur-Cèze, Franceview gallery

NN41.4 km

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Christian CrossesCroix de mission - La-Roque-sur-Cèze, France

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[EN] Cross of the Mission of 1877. [FR] Croix de la mission de 1877.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 7/26/2017

last visited: 7/8/2017

Image for La croix - Palavas les Flots - Franceview gallery

SWSW48.6 km

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Christian CrossesLa croix - Palavas les Flots - France

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La croix sculptée en bois noir au bord de la plage de Palavas. The cross carved in black wood at the edge of the beach of Palavas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 3/22/2017

last visited: 10/11/2018

Image for Le Calvaire de la Chapelle des 3 croix - Bollène, Franceview gallery

NENE57.8 km

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Christian CrossesLe Calvaire de la Chapelle des 3 croix - Bollène, France

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[EN] A Calvary located on the terrace of the Chapel of the Three Crosses. [FR] Un calvaire situé sur la terrasse de la Chapelle des 3 croix.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 8/2/2017

last visited: 7/9/2017

Image for Le Calvaire 01 - Lapalud, Franceview gallery

NENE58.1 km

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Christian CrossesLe Calvaire 01 - Lapalud, France

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[EN] A twelfth-century calvary made of cut stones, the original cross was replaced by an iron cross. [FR] Un calvaire du XIIème siècle réalisé en pierres de taille, la croix originelle fut remplacée par une croix en fer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 7/23/2017

last visited: 7/8/2017

Image for Le Calvaire 02 - Lapalud, Franceview gallery

NENE58.3 km

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Christian CrossesLe Calvaire 02 - Lapalud, France

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[EN] A Calvary located in Lapalud, at the corner of the rue des Raspans and the D63. [FR] Un Calvaire situé dans Lapalud, à l'angle de la rue des Raspans et de la D63.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 7/24/2017

last visited: 7/8/2017

Image for Croix de Boët, Pernes les Fontaines, Paca, Franceview gallery

EE59.4 km

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Christian CrossesCroix de Boët, Pernes les Fontaines, Paca, France

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La croix de Boët est l'une des deux dernières croix couvertes encore visible en Provence / The cross of Boët is one of the last two covered cross still visible in Provence

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 4/19/2017

last visited: never

Image for Croix de Saint Roch - Robion, Paca, Franceview gallery

EE60.8 km

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Christian CrossesCroix de Saint Roch - Robion, Paca, France

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La Croix de la Saint Roch

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 8/17/2017

last visited: never

Image for Croix du cimetière - Mallemort de Provence, Franceview gallery

EE67.9 km

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Christian CrossesCroix du cimetière - Mallemort de Provence, France

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La croix du cimetière de Mallemort

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 6/15/2018

last visited: never

Image for Croix dans le village de Joucas, Vaucluse, PACA, Franceview gallery

EE72.9 km

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Christian CrossesCroix dans le village de Joucas, Vaucluse, PACA, France

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Une crois dans le centre de Joucas / A cross in the center of Joucas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 3/22/2017

last visited: never

Image for Croix de Rognac, Rognac, Paca, Franceview gallery

SESE81.9 km

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Christian CrossesCroix de Rognac, Rognac, Paca, France

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La Croix de Rognac

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 1/17/2018

last visited: 1/30/2015

Image for Croix de la Rue Saint-Pons - Les Milles, Aix en Provence, Paca, Franceview gallery

SESE91.4 km

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Christian CrossesCroix de la Rue Saint-Pons - Les Milles, Aix en Provence, Paca, France

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Une grande croix du christ crucifié.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 8/2/2017

last visited: never

Image for Cross of Provence, Mt Ste Victoire, Aix en Provence, Franceview gallery

EE104.9 km

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Christian CrossesCross of Provence, Mt Ste Victoire, Aix en Provence, France

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The Cross of Provence is high on the ridge of Ste Victoire above Aix en Provence, France

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member arby101ca

location: France

date approved: 5/3/2010

last visited: 10/4/2015

Image for Croix devant l'ancien cimetière - Plan de Cuque, Paca, Franceview gallery

SESE105.1 km

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Christian CrossesCroix devant l'ancien cimetière - Plan de Cuque, Paca, France

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La croix à l'entrée de l'ancien cimetière de Plan de Cuque

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 7/26/2017

last visited: never

Image for Croix de Montfuron - Montfuron, Paca, Franceview gallery

EE107.8 km

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Christian CrossesCroix de Montfuron - Montfuron, Paca, France

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Une belle croix à l'entrée du village

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 7/27/2017

last visited: never

Image for Calvaire (La Cadière d'Azur, Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur, France)view gallery

SESE134.2 km

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Christian CrossesCalvaire (La Cadière d'Azur, Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur, France)

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[FR] Calvaire composé d'une croix latine en bois situé à La Cadière d'Azur. [EN] Calvary composed of a Latin cross in wood located at La Cadière d'Azur.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LeBourguignon

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 12/26/2017

last visited: never

Image for Chemin ancien (La Cadière d'Azur, Provence Alpes Côte-d'Azur, France)view gallery

SESE134.4 km

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Christian CrossesChemin ancien (La Cadière d'Azur, Provence Alpes Côte-d'Azur, France)

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[FR] Croix latine en métal sur le Chemin ancien. [EN] Latin metal cross on the ancient road

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LeBourguignon

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 12/26/2017

last visited: never

Image for Croix de la Montée des Deux Chiens - Monistrol d'Allier, Auvergne Rhône Alpesview gallery

NWNW137.1 km

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Christian CrossesCroix de la Montée des Deux Chiens - Monistrol d'Allier, Auvergne Rhône Alpes

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[FR] Une croix chrétienne située dans la Montée des Deux Chiens dans le joli petit village de Monistrol d'Allier. [EN] A Christian cross located in the Montée des Deux Chiens in the pretty village of Monistrol d'Allier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

date approved: 1/7/2019

last visited: 1/1/2019

Image for Croix de la rue des Jacquets - Monistrol d'Allier, Auvergne Rhône Alpesview gallery

NWNW137.3 km

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Christian CrossesCroix de la rue des Jacquets - Monistrol d'Allier, Auvergne Rhône Alpes

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[FR] Une croix chrétienne située dans la rue des Jacquets dans le joli petit village de Monistrol d'Allier. [EN] A Christian cross located in the Jacquets street in the pretty village of Monistrol d'Allier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

date approved: 1/28/2019

last visited: 6/3/2019

Image for Croix de la montée de la Madeleine - Monistrol d'Allier, Auvergne Rhône Alpesview gallery

NWNW137.4 km

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Christian CrossesCroix de la montée de la Madeleine - Monistrol d'Allier, Auvergne Rhône Alpes

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[FR] Une croix chrétienne située dans la Montée de la Madeleine dans le joli petit village de Monistrol d'Allier. [EN] A Christian cross located in the Montée de la Madeleine in the pretty village of Monistrol d'Allier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

date approved: 1/28/2019

last visited: 6/3/2019

Image for Croix de la Montée d'Escluzels - Monistrol d'Allier, Auvergne Rhône Alpesview gallery

NWNW137.8 km

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Christian CrossesCroix de la Montée d'Escluzels - Monistrol d'Allier, Auvergne Rhône Alpes

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[FR] Une croix chrétienne située dans la Montée d'Escluzels dans le joli petit village de Monistrol d'Allier. [EN] A Christian cross located in the Montée d'Escluzels in the pretty village of Monistrol d'Allier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

date approved: 1/28/2019

last visited: 1/4/2019

Image for Croix de la rue Le Marchat - Saint Privat D'allier, Auvergne Rhône Alpesview gallery

NWNW138.2 km

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Christian CrossesCroix de la rue Le Marchat - Saint Privat D'allier, Auvergne Rhône Alpes

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[FR] Une croix depuis laquelle la vue est magnifique sur Saint Privat d'Allier. [EN] A cross from which the view is magnificent Saint Privat d'Allier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

date approved: 2/13/2019

last visited: 6/3/2019

Image for Croix de la rue de la Mairie - Saint Privat D'allier, Auvergne Rhône Alpesview gallery

NN138.4 km

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Christian CrossesCroix de la rue de la Mairie - Saint Privat D'allier, Auvergne Rhône Alpes

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[FR] Une croix située près de la mairie de Saint Privat d'Allier. [EN] A cross located near the Saint Privat d'Allier town hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

date approved: 2/16/2019

last visited: 6/3/2019

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