Cruz de Siglo - Firgas, Gran Canaria, España
N 28° 05.959 W 015° 33.779
28R E 444696 N 3108332
Quick Description: Wooden cross on the Firgas mountain
Location: Islas Canarias, Spain
Date Posted: 2/14/2019 10:45:21 AM
Waymark Code: WM102TZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
Views: 1

Long Description:
This about 5 meter high wooden cross is located on the mountain above Firgas. The side facing the city is equipped with fluorescent lamps that make the cross visible even in the dark.
From the cross one has a beautiful view over the area.

The first cross on this site was erected in 1900. The current wooden cross was erected in 2005 after the previous cross was destroyed by a storm.
Type of cross: Latin cross

Material used: Wood

Characteristics of this cross:
Wooden cross with lights on one side. Former inscriptions are no longer visible.


Describe the location:
The Firgas mountain lies south of the city and offers a beautiful view over the area.


Year of manufacture: 1/1/2005

Is this cross commemorative ?: No

Visit Instructions:
Post at least one photograph of this cross.
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