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« : August 12, 2007, 07:55:01 AM »

After already having posted one interior photo on the General Discussion page of Turrillas Church, Almeria, I thought I'd post a few more on here. Of course, it was in here, in 1965, that Sergio filmed the scenes for Indio's Hideout...
the huge wooden doors at the rear of the church are the original doors, although the rest of the church has been renovated......The original pulpit - as used in the film - appears to have been replaced by a newer one; and the church roof, which was missing in the movie, has now been fully replaced...
The church - which is locked up Monday to Saturday - is nowadays only opened to the public on a Sunday, for Catholic Services, and the church key is nowadays 'safe-guarded' religiously (pardon the pun) by a Spanish local lady....I was very fortunate to have a location guide who tracked down the key-holder, and persevered in obtaining entry to the interior...
Hope other fans enjoy these photos, as much as I enjoyed taking them in June this year.....

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« #1 : August 12, 2007, 08:04:08 AM »

very nice, what's the outside look like?


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« #2 : August 12, 2007, 08:17:08 AM »

very nice, what's the outside look like?

I don't think I took any of the outside on this particular visit....but I'll have a hunt through all the photos (I took over 1,200 of practically all the Leone Almeria locations in 3-4 days!!)... I'll see what I can find...even if it's a scan of the outside from a few years ago...  Glad you like the interior shots...

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« #3 : August 12, 2007, 08:28:03 AM »

Great shots Marqkin. Keep them comming! 8)

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« #4 : August 12, 2007, 08:32:07 AM »

Great shots Marqkin. Keep them comming! 8)

No probs, glad you enjoy them....During this coming week, I'll have a search through all the other photos that I took in June....Good to know that I can share some of the images with other fans.....

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« #5 : August 12, 2007, 08:37:45 AM »

Really nice marqkin.  Thanks again for sharing.  Sounds like you had really great tour guide....


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« #6 : August 13, 2007, 03:00:57 AM »

It's wonderful! It lost part of its spirit as it was in the film, of course, but it's great to know it's still standing there safely and serving its original purpose!



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« #7 : August 26, 2007, 01:24:50 PM »

Those pictures are fantastic! Thank you very much for posting those links up. :)

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« #8 : August 28, 2007, 10:21:28 AM »

Those pictures are awesome! I wanna visit this place so bad!




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