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Hello friends and colleagues , today I offer a view of the beach Camposancos , with the mouth of the Minho river and on the opposite shore beach Caminha and the Portuguese municipality of Moledo , Fort currency Insua is also a small island , hope you like it , then some letters on Camposancos .

Camposancos Pontevedra is a parish of the municipality of La Guardia in Spain . Camposancos , whose name comes from the Latin " Campos- anks " meaning elbow fields , surrounded by the Miño River estuary and the Atlantic Ocean . Its characteristics have the title of minor local authority since 1870. This title allows Camposancos have its own deputy mayor and a government building .

To carry out any action in Camposancos , the city of La Guardia required by law to inform the Local Authority and although it could not cancel it, half of the taxes collected by the city tax Camposancos area passes or so should be to the local entity .

Camposancos is known to the Jesuit college which was introduced for the first time in Spain , the private university over 300 years ago. The university was only active for 5 years. During the Spanish Civil War , this building was in jail and she remained more than 2000 inmates .

It is known that this place had a Templar monastery there is nothing left for columns appeared in reforms . Before 1870 , Salcidos Camposancos and it belonged to the monastery of Oia.
The stretch of PO -552 road passing through the town of Vigo called Camposancos road , although at present , this road ends at Tui and not in the parish of A Guarda.
Source Wikipedia.
Model: NIKON D3100
Software: PhotoScape
Exposure Time: 10/4000 sec
F-Stop: f/10.0
ISO Speed Ratings: 400
Focal Length: 28 mm
Date Taken: 2011-07-12 16:53
Metering Mode: Center Weighted Average
File Size: 481 kb

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