San Diego, California: Our Lady of Shoes Team Field Report

Mt. Hope Cemetery

3751 Market St, San Diego, CA
Mt. Hope Cemetery, near the northwest side of the San Diego Trolley line, east of Normans Ave in the cemetery.
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Our Lady of Shoes.

Our Lady of Shoes
A Madonna-like figure seated and holding a lap full of shoes. She's said to maintain a vigil over the graves of the indigent dead in Mt. Hope Cemetery. Report...

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Our Lady of the Shoes.

Our Lady of the Shoes

Long walk to find. And... she's got boots.

[Rob Moon, 05/31/2011]

At Mt. Hope Cemetery, "Our Lady of the Shows" is a seated, Madonna-esque sculpture holding a lap full of shoes, sometimes augmented with real shoes.

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