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This Tribune is at Our Lady of Victories Parish Church at l-Isla (Senglea), Malta,and is dedicated to the Nativity of the Virgin Mary. Its architect was Vittorio Cassar and it was built in 1580 as a monument in remembrance of the Great Siege of 1565. In 1921, Pope Benedict XV gave the church the title of Basilica. The Statue was crowned on 4 September 1921.The Church was destroyed 1941, but was rebuilt, and consecrated by Archbishop Gonzi on 24 August 1956..

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  • Copyright: Joseph Bugeja (Joevic) Silver Workshop Editor/Silver Note Writer [C: 4 W: 18 N: 31] (100)
  • Genre: Luoghi
  • Medium: Colore
  • Date Taken: 2012-09-08
  • Categories: Architettura
  • Esposizione: f/3.4, 1/8 secondi
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  • Versione Foto: Versione Originale
  • Date Submitted: 2012-11-26 5:42
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