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Castropol


Sculpture "Monument to Fernando Villamil"


Contact details

Parque De Loriente, s/n
Castropol, Asturias  (Asturias)

Location

Autonomous region:
Asturias

Province/Island:
Asturias

Asturias

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    Way of Saint James, the first European Cultural Route and World Heritage Site. See more


Description

This monument was built to commemorate the sailor and writer Fernando Villamil (1845-1898), who distinguished himself as a soldier in Cuba, first on land during the uprisings, and subsequently at the command of a destroyer in the naval battle of Santiago de Cuba against the Americans.

Construction:
Sculpture groups

Artistic period:
Contemporary

Historic period:
20th Century

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