Capilla de las Lonjas - Puerto de la Cruz
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
N 28° 25.088 W 016° 32.966
28R E 348237 N 3144499
Quick Description: The small white chapel stands near to the port area of the town.
Location: Islas Canarias, Spain
Date Posted: 3/26/2016 8:48:38 AM
Waymark Code: WMQT41
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
Views: 6

Long Description:
It was built by local fishermen in the area of Lonjas, where the fish markets used to be.

It was financed by fees for fishing off the coast of Africa.

A small date stone above the entrance indicates it was constructed in 1891, and is still in use today.

It is dedicated to the feast day of the Holy Cross on the 3rd May.
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 1/1/1891

Age of Church building determined by?: Cornerstone or plaque

Street address of Church:
Capilla de las Lonjas
Calle de las Lonjas
Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife Spain

Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Not listed

If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed

If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Not listed

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: Not Listed

Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: Not listed

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