Le crucifix de Lahoussoye, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member esslpt02100
N 49° 57.014 E 002° 29.166
31U E 463132 N 5533224
Quick Description: Un crucifix érigé il y a 150 ans.
Location: Hauts-de-France, France
Date Posted: 2/20/2019 12:43:18 PM
Waymark Code: WM103V1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
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Long Description:

[FR]

C'est en 1870 que le chanoine Vaquette a fait ériger ce crucifix dans la commune de Lahoussoye.
D'une hauteur de 4 mètres, il est constitué d'une croix ouvragée en métal ouvragée sur un socle maçonné.
Une plaque commémorative récemment posée rappelle son inauguration.

[EN]

It was in 1870 that Chanoine Vaquette had this crucifix erected in the commune of Lahoussoye.
It is 4 metres high and consists of an ornate metal cross on a masonry base.
A recently placed commemorative plaque commemorates its inauguration.

Type of cross: Latin cross

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

Characteristics of this cross:
Un crucifix en métal ouvragé de 4 mètres de haut sur un socle maçonné.


Describe the location:
Le crucifix est érigé à l'intersection du chemin d'Heilly et de la route de Bonnay.


Year of manufacture: 7/10/1870

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

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