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Iberian geography, history, geology, environment and climate => Geography and geology => Topic started by: nick on July 25, 2007, 16:13 PM

Title: Photos of old Spain
Post by: nick on July 25, 2007, 16:13 PM
Huge selection of photos of old Spain sent in by the public here. http://www.20minutos.es/museo-virtual/foto/951/tag/playas/

This one from La Playa de Fuengirola in the 1950s shows a Cenachero de Málaga selling sardines. This one from La Playa de Fuengirola in the 1950s shows a cenachero de Málaga selling sardines. The disappeared Cenacheros were ambulant fish sellers. Today they have been relegated to a folkloric symbol in Malaga.

(http://www.20minutos.es/data/img/2006/02/13/351721.jpg)
(http://www.andalucia.cc/adn/cenachero.jpg)
Title: Re: Photos of old Spain
Post by: nick on July 25, 2007, 16:24 PM
And specifically on Malaga this interesting collection. Right-hamd menu for more images

http://malaga.rebuscando.info/
Title: Re: Photos of old Spain
Post by: Technopat on August 03, 2007, 13:05 PM
Thanx for that, Nick.

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cenacho
(Del ár. hisp. sanná?).

1. m. Espuerta de esparto o palma, con una o dos asas, que sirve para llevar carne, pescado, hortalizas, frutas o cosas semejantes.

And

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espuerta
(Del lat. sp?rta).

1. f. Especie de cesta de esparto, palma u otra materia, con dos asas, que sirve para llevar de una parte a otra escombros, tierra u otras cosas semejantes.

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Regs.,
Technopat