Statues - Hither & Thither

Portugal
Porto Martins
(Praia da Vitória)
Terceira (ilha)

Reg. Aut. dos Açores

Largo do Comendador Pamplona

Comendador José Coelho Pamplona

Porto Martins 1843 - São Paulo, Brazil 1906
Industrialist and financier, donated funds towards the construction of the parochial church, expanding the older Chapel of Santa Margarida, the primary school, in addition to the primitive system of fountains, which supported the local population
(Wikipedia)
Renato Costa e Silva
2005/11

Porto Martins /  Comendador José Coelho Pamplona   Porto Martins /  Comendador José Coelho Pamplona

Description

Stone bust.

Inscription(s)

homenagem
da
junta de freguesia
ao
comendador josé coelho pamplona
visconde do porto martim

nasceu, neste lugar, a 24 de abril de 1843 e faleceu, em são paulo a 28 de junho de 1906

a ele esta comunidade deve:
– a ampliação da igreja de santa margarida;
– os edifícios da irmandade do espírito santo;
– a compra e a canalização da água e também a edificação dos
chafarizes;
– a criação da escola e construção de edifício escolar.

inaugurado, a 8 de maio de 2011,
pela
presidente da junta de freguesia
ana rita meneses branco

Tribute
by the
parish council
to
comendador José Coelho Pamplona
Viscount of Porto Martim

Born, in this place, 24 April 1843 and died in São Paulo on 28 June 1906

Thanks to him this community got:
– the expansion of the Church of St. Margaret;
– the building of the Brotherhood of the Holy Spirit;
– the purchase and the channeling of water ans also the building of
fountains;
– the creation of the school and the construction of the school building.

Inaugurated 8 May 2011,
by the
President of the Parish Council
Ana Rita Meneses Branco

Signature

RCS 2005

Porto Martins - Comendador José Coelho Pamplona

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 38°41'7" - W 27°3'22")

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Item Code: ptac125; Photograph: 28 June 2016
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