Torrelavega, Iglesia Nª Señora Asunción :: www.CantabrU.com
Northern Spain

Se concibió como la obra más ambiciosa en aquel momento para la villa, aprovechando su expansión económica basada en la actividad comercial como cruce de caminos entre la Meseta y Santander; cuyo puerto estaba en su máximo apogeo ultramarino; tiempo que iba a cambiar su imagen de villa rural, por una nueva más urbana, recibiendo el título de ciudad, en 1895 de la mano de la reina Mª Cristina. A este impulso se sumó la llegada en 1879, de un párroco emprendedor y capaz de comprender la nueva situación económica y social de Torrelavega, Ceferino Calderón.


Copyright: Rodrigo Gonzalez
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 11708x5854
Taken: 15/08/2010
Uploaded: 27/08/2010
Updated: 23/09/2014


Tags: cantabria; torrelavega; iglesia; señora; asuncion; santander; ceferino; calderon; cristina; alceda; ontaneda; alcedaontaneda
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