Pràctiques i creences populars tortosines vinculades amb els fòssils anomenats estrelletes o crevetes i pilanets de Mig Camí
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In this paper we present some popular beliefs and practices related with small stones called"estrelletes de Mig Camí". They are a kind of small fossil traditionally associated with the patronage of Our Lady of Providence. For centuries, the people of Tortosa have collected these fossils in the vicinity
of the church of the"Mig Camí" in the belief that they were of supernatural origin and possessed some kind of prodigious virtues.