Estátuas da Ponte

Monument & Heritage Check location

The Statues of the bridge are four standing statues placed at the four ends of the bridge of the main channel of the Ria, in the Praça Humberto Delgado. Each one of the statues depicts a traditional city figure. The Salineira, a woman who works at the salines, uses traditional clothes and a basket in her head; the Marnoto, a man who works in the salines and is dressed in the traditional working clothes and the instruments used in the salines; the Parceira do Ramo uses feminine clothes with a long shawl and in the right hand she has a branch of flowers that will delivered to one of the stewards; and finally the Fogueteiro with traditional clothes as well with a rocket in his hand.

Contacts & Details

Praca General Humberto Delgado Aveiro