Obelisko de Churruca - Ferrol, A Coruña, Galicia, España
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna
N 43° 28.839 W 008° 14.376
29T E 561493 N 4814473
Quick Description: Remember Trafalgar battle
Location: Galicia, Spain
Date Posted: 9/10/2021 2:20:09 PM
Waymark Code: WM14Y35
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
Views: 1

Long Description:
"Raised in memory of Brigadier Cosme Churruca, who died in the Battle of Trafalgar (1805) while at the head of the San Juan Nepomuceno ship. Ferrol was the city where the Department to which the sailor belonged lived. Currently it is installed in the gardens of San Francisco, from where you can see wonderful views of the arsenals and the Ferrol estuary, but its first location was in the Plaza de Armas, crowning a fountain that has now disappeared."

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Hours of Operation:
24


Admission Prices:
0


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Transportation options to the attraction: Not listed

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Ariberna visited Obelisko de Churruca - Ferrol, A Coruña, Galicia, España 9/11/2021 Ariberna visited it