Catedral / Verja de la calle Oficios - Granada, ES
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas
N 37° 10.589 W 003° 35.881
30S E 446913 N 4114617
Quick Description: Historical marker about the Cathedral and the Gate of the Oficios street.
Location: Andalucía, Spain
Date Posted: 12/18/2020 8:28:39 AM
Waymark Code: WM13HEM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
Views: 1

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Catedral / Verja de la calle Oficios


"Edad Moderna: 1522-1704 (catedral), 1915 (Verja de la calle Oficios)
Estilos: Renascimento (catedral), Neogotico (Verja de la calle Oficios)


La Catedral es uno de los más destacados templos del Renascimento español. Caslos V decidió que fuese mausoleo real. Presenta un simbolismo múltiple: panteón real, alusión al Santo Sepulcro de Jerisalén y emblema de dominio imperial.
La verja, ubicaba originalmente en 1915 ante compás o plaza de acceso a la Capilla Real. se fragmentó e instaló al inicio y final de la calle de los Oficios en 1943, al amparo de la remodelación urbana emprendida por el alcalde e historiador Gallego y Burín."

"Modern Age: 1522-1704 (cathedral), 1915 (Gates of the Oficios street)
Styles: Renascimento (cathedral), Neo-Gothic (Gates of the Oficios street)


The Cathedral is one of the most outstanding temples of the Spanish Renascimento. Caslos V decided that it was a royal mausoleum. It presents a multiple symbolism: royal pantheon, allusion to the Holy Sepulcher of Jerusalem and emblem of imperial rule.
The gate, originally located in 1915 in front of the compass or access plaza to the Royal Chapel. it was fragmented and installed at the beginning and end of the Calle de los Oficios in 1943, under the protection of the urban remodeling undertaken by the mayor and historian Gallego y Burín. "

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Group that erected the marker: City of Granada

URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: [Web Link]

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
calle Oficios
Granada, Andalucía ES


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