Castro de Santa Tecla - Monopoly Galicia - A Guarda, Spain
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas
N 41° 53.301 W 008° 52.264
29T E 510696 N 4637388
Quick Description: Historic settlement located in A Guarda. Is part of the Monopoly Galicia as a Property and also appears in the game board.
Location: Galicia, Spain
Date Posted: 2/24/2021 8:45:37 AM
Waymark Code: WM13VP7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 1

Long Description:
"The outline of Mount Santa Tegra as an archaeological site, which is the Castro de Santa Tegra, belonging to Celtic culture and the most emblematic and visited of the several settlements of Galicia. It was declared a National Historic-Artistic Monument (Spain) in 1931 and is also the consideration of Property of Cultural Interest.

The settlement, according to the thesis maintained by de la Peña Santos, director of recent seasons of archaeological excavations in the 1980s, had a continued occupation of the first century BC to shortly begin the process of Romanization of Galicia, and the first century AD And that from that moment began a slow process of abandonment, which could well have been interrupted by sporadic temporary reoccupations in late-Roman era. Petroglyphs were also found in several of the stones from the mountain, made around 2000 years before the occupation of the fort."

From: (visit link)
Board Layout Photo or URL: URL (Link) will be provided below

Link to the board layout: [Web Link]

Add the Color Location on the Board: Cyan: Oriental Avenue, Vermont Avenue, Connecticut Avenue


If you chose 'Other' above, please explain why.: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Provide a personally obtained photo of the real world location you visited or describe the location and your visit in such a way that the waymark creator knows you actually visited here.

Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Monopoly in the Real World
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log  
Ariberna visited Castro de Santa Tecla - Monopoly Galicia - A Guarda, Spain 7/5/2021 Ariberna visited it