Cathedral of Santos - Santos, Brazil
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
S 23° 56.210 W 046° 19.481
23K E 365191 N 7352134
Quick Description: Neogothic cathedral in downtown Santos. The main church of Santos.
Location: Brazil
Date Posted: 3/2/2008 2:45:37 PM
Waymark Code: WM39WW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 3

Long Description:
The cathedral was designed by Maximiliano Hell, the same designer of Sao Paulo's Cathedral. The cathedral has a crypt. The cathedral was founded in 1545 as Nossa Senhora do Rosário Aparecida, and the original main church was demolished in 1907. The cathedral was inaugurated in 1924, but it wasnt finished until 1967.
Type of Church: Cathedral

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Date of building construction: 01/01/1924

Dominant Architectural Style: Neogothic

Archdiocese: Sao Paulo

Diocese: Santos

Praca Jose Bonifacio S/N
Santos, SP Brazil

Date of organization: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

Relvant Web Site: Not listed

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