This image shows the ruins of the Convento do Carmo, a 15th century medieval church located in the Bairro Alto district of Lisbon. One of the great architectural monuments of Lisbon, the convent was damaged by the Great Earthquake of 1755, a seismic event measuring up to 9.0 on the Richter scale and a great calamity for the Kingdom of Portugal and its capital city. mais 857 palavras