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Santa Maria de Fares church

  • Santa Maria de Fares church
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Description

The first documented references of this church date back to the year 977, when it became Santa Maria de Besalú suffragan church. It is a Romanesque building which has been modified. This church is located in the centre of the village Fares, near the road leading to Besalú. The references of the allod of Fares date from 966, when it was given to the count Miró Bonfill, bishop of Girona.