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Snapshots

  1. 1

    Snapshot Title: 1
    Taken by: Maksim Ivanov

    Image: Rifleman Square, Riga
    Image Owner: Maria Luisa Crawford



    Description:

    s



  2. our lady

    Snapshot Title: our lady
    Taken by: Ronalds Melkers

    Image: Rifleman Square, Riga
    Image Owner: Maria Luisa Crawford



    Description:

    Mary with Jesus on the wall of the Blackheads house



  3. time

    Snapshot Title: time
    Taken by: Ronalds Melkers

    Image: Rifleman Square, Riga
    Image Owner: Maria Luisa Crawford



    Description:

    12:34



  4. Saint Mauritius

    Snapshot Title: Saint Mauritius
    Taken by: Maria Luisa Crawford

    Image: Rifleman Square, Riga
    Image Owner: Maria Luisa Crawford



    Description:

    an imaginary African black moor (from this comes the name of the brotherhood “the Blackheads” ).



  5. St. Peters Church

    Snapshot Title: St. Peters Church
    Taken by: Maria Luisa Crawford

    Image: Rifleman Square, Riga
    Image Owner: Maria Luisa Crawford



    Description:

    first built in 1209, enlarged in the beginning of 15th century The current tower was completed in 1746. It was last restored before 1973. The tower was struck by lightning 6 times, and collapsed on tw...



  6. something fishy here

    Snapshot Title: something fishy here
    Taken by: Maria Luisa Crawford

    Image: Rifleman Square, Riga
    Image Owner: Maria Luisa Crawford



    Description:

    fishy weathervane



  7. House of blackheads building dates

    Snapshot Title: House of blackheads building dates
    Taken by: Maria Luisa Crawford

    Image: Rifleman Square, Riga
    Image Owner: Maria Luisa Crawford



    Description:

    This magnificent building was totally renovated after the destruction of the second world war and after having been demolished by the Soviets during their occupation of Latvia.