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Monumento ao Trabalhador de Caminhos de Ferro

Monument for the Railway Workers

António Charneca
2017

Cuba /  Monumento ao Trabalhador de Caminhos de Ferro   Cuba /  Monumento ao Trabalhador de Caminhos de Ferro

Description

Sculpture representing a locomotive arriving at the station of Cuba, in its interior appear two personages: the machinist and the man of the coal that greet the population when arriving at the village. The sides of the piece are accompanied by two large yellow columns and a clock representing the railway station in Cuba.

Cuba - Monumento ao Trabalhador de Caminhos de Ferro Cuba - Monumento ao Trabalhador de Caminhos de Ferro

Inscription(s)

Homenagem a todos os cubenses
que com o seu trabalho nos caminhos de ferro
muito contribuíram para o desenvolvimento
ecónomico do concelho.

Cuba, 2 de setembro 2017

Escultura por: António Charneca

Homage to all Cubans
who with their work on the railways
contributed greatly to the economic
development of the municipality.

Cuba, 2 September 2017

Sculpture by: António Charneca

Cuba - Monumento ao Trabalhador de Caminhos de Ferro

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 38°9'44" W 7°53'31"

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