Jaime Delgado Gómez


Category: Archaeologist and writer
Birth Date: 14th May 1933
Birth Place: Castelo - Taboada (Lugo)
Telephone: 982212841
 Curriculum

He studied at the Seminary in Lugo. He has been a priest since 22nd April 1958 and teacher at the Seminary from 1958 to 1981. From 1981 to 1998, he was also the priest of the 'Xeral-Calde' Hospital in Lugo. He studied Christian Archaeology in Rome, where he took his doctor's degree with a doctoral thesis titled El Complejo de Temes, which has already been published. From 1983 to 1992, he was the provincial commissioner of the Art, Archaeological and Historic Heritage of Lugo. He collaborated in the elaboration of the architectonic inventory of Lugo and province. He has been a member of 'Grupo Francisco de Moure' of Ourense since 1987. He is also cultural adviser of the Works Committee of Lugo's Cathedral. Since October 1994, he has been a member of Lugo's Diocesan Committee of Sacred Art and Heritage.

 Work & Activities

He published the following books: -La crucifixión de la Iglesia de Hospital de Incio. Una muestra de arte indígena paleocristiano de Galicia. (Estudio histórico-iconográfico), A Coruña, 1987. -Aspectos del Mundo Romano del que salió nuestro Lucus, Lugo, 1993. -El Camino Francés de Santiago en su tramo lucense, A Coruña, 1993. -El complejo de Temes. Los documentos cristianos, iconográfico uno y epigráfico otro, más antiguos de Galicia; A Coruña, 1997. -Una gran joya en piedra. El pétreo retablo de San Esteban de Ribas de Sil; Ourense, 1999. -Sta. María de Castelo (Taboada), en toda su historia, en su arte y en su antropología, A Coruña, 2000. -El Románico de Lugo y su provincia I; A Coruña, 1996./ Tomo II; 1999 / Tomo III; 2000/ Tomo V, 2001 / y Tomo IV will be published soon. He published over a hundred articles in specialized magazines and over three hundred scientific and journalistic ones. He took part in eleven national and international congresses with his own research work. He has given 37 lectures to medium and high-level people present. He also made 52 specialized reports at the request of state bodies.

 Other Interesting Aspects

He published over a hundred articles in specialized magazines and over three hundred scientific and journalistic ones. He took part as researcher in eleven national and international congresses with his own research work. He has given 37 lectures to medium and high-level people present. He also made 52 specialized reports at the request of state bodies.