Parish Church in Manacor

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Parish Church in Manacor

The church Nostra Senyora dels Dolors place Rector Rubí. The parish church was built in the late 19th century in neo-gothic historical style. It stands on the same spot where stood the earlier other churches. The oldest was already occupied in 1232 documentary and was probably built over an Arab mosque (Arabian Fund a grave inscription, now in the Museu Diocesà in Palma). At the new building are both components as well as objets of art, which originate from local artists get. The bell tower is known as Torre Rubí, to commemorate the builder of the church. He is attached to the apse, where the previous church had the main portal. It is the tallest building in Majorca (80m), a neo-Gothic work of the architect Gaspar Bennàssar i Moner, the surmounted by a tower even the Cathedral of Palma (67,5m).

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