Hórreo - Fene, A Coruña, Galicia, España
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna
N 43° 25.956 W 008° 11.457
29T E 565479 N 4809173
Quick Description: Typical in Celtic countries
Location: Galicia, Spain
Date Posted: 4/6/2022 8:17:09 AM
Waymark Code: WM160AE
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ScroogieII
Views: 2

Long Description:
This is a sample of hórreos (cabaceiros, canastros, piornos... lot of names) which are elevated constructions in which grain, flour, ham, sausages were stored ... The reason for being elevated is that this way the rodents climbed by the feet and when they reached the top and turned upside down, they fell. The "hórreos" in Galicia, etc. are examples of Atlantic constructions that there are in countries of this ocean or of Celtic traditions.
This hórreo is on the road of Cabanas.
It is made with wood and over columns of concret.
Address:
Estrada Cabanas, 41 Fene, A Coruña 15627


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