Font Of the Rajolí

Font del Rajolí
Font Of the Rajolí

The Virgin of the Pertusa is a romance hermitage situated in Corçà (Àger), between the Coll of the Pertusa and the Noguera Ribagorçana, way to the desfiladero of Montrebei, and in an exceptional oriel on the embalse of Canelles and the saw of the Montsec. Further down there are rests of a previous church.

Documented em 1162 with the name of Petrapertusa, is formed by an alone ship with apse and external cover of losas, situated in shape canonical. The door of access is splits it north, since in the south finds the cliff. In the façade west there is another now blinded door and that perhaps communicated with some contiguous construction.

It was the chapel of the castle of Saint Lorenzo, situated in the Montsec d’Ares and of the that conserves a tower. His function was of surveillance for the step in the valley of Àger and control the desfiladero of Montrebei. Later it turned into parish church of Corçà.

At present it has the category of hermitage and celebrates a romería at the beginning of summer.

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Lleida 1 11 Km. 250 m. 250 m. Easy Recorrido de Ida y Vuelta
May 2012
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Lleida 1 11 Km.
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250 m. 250 m. Easy Recorrido de Ida y Vuelta