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San Francisco Church / Lugones Small Square
Argentina

The construction of the Convent and temple was began in 1566. Its walls are of adobe and thatch. It was blessed and inaugurated in 1895 but unfinished. Arches, capitals, glavetes, needles and other elements combines gothic, neo-classical and Corinthian style. It has three naves, chorus, vestry, sacristy and two bell towers. The chorus has a 1906 italian organ. It is located on Roca Avenue across the street from small Square Lorenzo Lugones (Santiago del Estero, Argentina).

Across de street from the church, every Sunday night people from gather up at the small square to dance tango.

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Copyright: Federico Antenor Ferreyra Pons
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Taken: 13/02/2010
Uploaded: 09/07/2010
Updated: 19/01/2015
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