The Cross is a reference for everybody of antiga Curraleira. It is a memorial that remembers a father and his daughter who lost their lives during a fire which spread in the “favela” of Curraleira in 1975.The origins of the fire are not known, but fact is that poor safety conditions in the “favela” let the fire spread easily. The affected people of the fire were later reallocated to the SAAL social housings of “Bairro Horizonte”.



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *