Homenaje al emigrante - Melón, Ourense, Galicia, España
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna
N 42° 15.992 W 008° 12.317
29T E 565541 N 4679675
Quick Description: Monument for the emigrants
Location: Galicia, Spain
Date Posted: 7/23/2020 12:14:11 AM
Waymark Code: WM12W14
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member coisos
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Long Description:
In Melón is this monument to emigrants dated 2007 and consisting of a huge granite globe surrounded by different suitcase-shaped blocks and the names of the continents engraved.
The monument wants to commemorate the immigrants that the province had in the middle of the 20th century all over the world, in search of work when the dictatorship was here.
Who placed it?: council of Melón

When was it placed?: 2007

Who is honored?: emigrants over the world

Website about the Monument: Not listed

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