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Santander

facts in brief


Part of Braun and Hogenberg II-9 map
Part of Braun and Hogenberg II-9 map






Facts in brief:

Located on S shore of Cabo Mayor; lower town center reconstructed after destruction by spreading fire in 1941 windstorm; monuments that survived include Magdalena Palace, Gothic cathedral & library of writer & historian Marcelino Menndez y Pelayo.

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