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Avenida Arriaga
(Fortaleza de São Lourenço)

São Lourenço

Saint Lawrence

c. 225 - 258
one of the seven deacons of ancient Rome who were martyred during the persecution of Valerian. Usually holding a gridiron and wearing a dalmatic
(Wikipedia)

1636

Funchal /  São Lourenço   Funchal /  São Lourenço

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Small statue in a niche above the gate of the Fortaleza de São Lourenço (Fort St. Lawrence).

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Locatie (N 32°38'50" - W 16°54'36")

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