Toponymy of Oleiros.

by Armando February. 04, 2016 1516 views

Toponymy of Oleiros.
Oleiros means potters. An ancient village of Setúbal county in particular of a historic region, Azeitão. Integrated in the Natural Park of Arrábida.
The place names of Oleiros is very interesting and reflects its traditional history.

Crosspiece of the Peaceful People. In popular tradition, always existed people who mediate conflicts between neighbors.

Oven street. The villagers shared the oven to bake bread.

Little Orchard Street

Street of the Three Flowers. Maybe it was the street where live three lovely sisters.

Home of the Palm Trees

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Gonia 2 years ago

I love such places - names of streets and views of houses.

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Francesc 2 years ago

Great work

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Gillian Parsons 2 years ago

Oh I love these decorative,attractive and well captured.

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Richix 2 years ago

Very nice travel photos, with good information

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Chris Cann 2 years ago

Sounds a very interesting village and it's good to stick with the old ways.

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Larry Sample 2 years ago

Great set! Would love to visit one day!

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