FOSO E TORRE DE SANTIAGO

Civil
134
On the Way of St. James

Location

Street: A Senra 18

15702  Santiago de Compostela - A Coruña

Coordinates:
42º 52' 37.0" N - 8º 32' 42.9" W

Description

The archaeological work carried out at No.18, Rúa da Senra, when the building was undergoing restoration, brought to light part of the moat and the foundations of one of the towers that made up the medieval city´s defence system, created by Bishop Sisnando II (+968) and rebuilt and strengthened by Bishop Cresconio (1037-1066).

Access

Town area. Old quarter.

The Ways of St. James

Portiguese Route
The English Camino
The Fistera-Muxía Camino
The French Camino
The Northern Camino
Vía de la Plata
Arriba