Rua da Igreja
(Igreja Nossa Senhora)
Francisco Gomes do Avelar
Mato, Calhandriz-Alverca 1739 - 1816
Bishop of Faro (Algarve), 1789-1816
Tolentino Abegoaria (de Lagos)
Bronze bust. After the earthquake of 1755, which destroyed the old village, bishop Avelar had built a new church on a different location to become the center of the new village.
D. FRANCISCO GOMES DO AVELAR
Bispo do Algarve
tolentino de lagos 2009
Tolentino Abegoaria, known as Tolentino de Lagos (Lagos 1959), Portuguese designer, sculptor and painter (
Abegoaria (de Lagos), Tolentino
Gomes do Avelar, Francisco
Location N 37°18'58" W 8°47'45"
; Photograph: 6 September 2017
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