Flooded 16th Century church resurfaces in Mexico

Flooded churchTelegraph – A 16th century mission church has once again resurfaced from a reservoir in Mexico. The Catholic church, which was built around the 16th century to spread Christianity in the area, was flooded along with a whole town – Jalapa Viejo – to make way for the Benito Juarez dam in 1962.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/centralamericaandthecaribbean/mexico/12191966/Flooded-16th-century-church-resurfaces-in-Mexico-due-to-drought.html

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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