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Cobertizo Arch

Dec 07, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

Description: The Arch of Cobertizo is the only trace left of the Castle of Alhaurín, which must have been situated next to the Mosque, which probably was situated where the Church of Our Lady of Incarnation is at present. Location: C/Iglesia s/n              

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Chapel of the Cristo de la Agonía

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Description: This small building was built at the expense of the farmer Alhaurín or Francisco Vicente de Burgos. It presents an interesting Baroque façade with a play of bends and curves giving it a certain movement. An inscription preserved on the front of the building serves to date its construction in 1783. In the interior [...]

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Chapel of Saint Veracruz

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Description: Appears between the end of the fifteenth century and the beginning of the sixteenth, having been completed in 1588. At this time, a corporation by the same name was created, giving cult to the images of a crucified Christ dedicated to Saint Vera-Cruz, Saint John Evangelist and Our Lady of Solitude. The temple was [...]

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Chapel of San Antón

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Description: Situated in the neighborhood of El Chorro upon a small promontory, known way back from the beginning of the twentieth century as El Cabezo of Saint Anton.  Ildefonso Marzo declared in his History of Málaga and its Province, that the chapel had been rebuilt up to three times, noting the year of 1500 as [...]

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Chapel of San Sebastián

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Description:The chapel of Saint Sebastian appears in the first shares of land which took place by the Catholic Monarchs in 1485 after the Conquest of Alhaurín. It is named after, and devoted to the image of Saint Sebastian, patron saint of Alhaurín, and also since immemorial times to the image of Our Father Jesus Nazarene. [...]

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Parih Church of Nuestra Señora de la Encarnación

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Description: The Parish Church of our Lady of the Incarnation was built towards the middle of the sixteenth century on the remains of the previous temple, its interior is at present very changed after several restorations, the most important one being after the earthquake on the day of Saint Dionysius in 1680, in which the [...]

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