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Cross of the Martyrs, Santa Fe, New Mexico USA 3
New Mexico
Overlooking Santa Fe, this concrete cross stands 25 feet tall and weighs 76 tons. It commemorates the death of 21 Franciscan friars and many Spanish colonists during the Pueblo Revolt of 1680. It was dedicated during Santa Fe Fiesta of 1920 and was the site of candlelight processions for many years.
Copyright: James Womack
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 5000x2500
Taken: 28/01/2013
Uploaded: 28/01/2013
Updated: 21/07/2014
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