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Here is a shot of a wayside cross situated near of the Cathedral. It shows the way leading to the medieval district of Rennes. as said by the title, Brittany is a high place of christianity. Lots of famous clergymen from brittany defended religion in the XIXth century while it was threaten by science : La Mennais, Chateaubriand... After the Falloux law of 1850 that allowed the creation of schools, numerous catholic schools were created in the region.

I don't like this monument but I have to said that I like the shot. The sky higlights the cross as something like mystical. The statue in the bottom right hand corner adds something interesting to me.

What do you think ?

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Additional Photos by David Orejas (davido) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 489 W: 63 N: 264] (1982)
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