"Obelisk Ferreira d?Almeida" Marina Tip by Willettsworld

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Beside the Marina, this obelisk was erected in 1910 to commemorate the diplomat Ferreira d?Almeida. One of Faro?s famous sons, he had a long period of office as minister of naval affairs. During this time he founded a naval college and promoted the fishing industry.

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