“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Bronx in Bronx County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Pope Benedict XVI Mass

Pope Benedict XVI Mass Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander
1. Pope Benedict XVI Mass Marker
Inscription. In commemoration of the solemn pontifical mass marking the bicentennial of the Archdiocese of New York offered by His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI April 20 2008 here in Yankee Stadium. Gift of Knights of Columbus.
Location. 40° 49.641′ N, 73° 55.609′ W. Marker is in Bronx, New York, in Bronx County. Marker is at the intersection of River Avenue and 161st Street on River Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bronx NY 10451, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Allie Pierce Reynolds (here, next to this marker); George Herman "Babe" Ruth (here, next to this marker); William Malcolm "Bill" Dickey (here, next to this marker); Alfred Manuel "Billy" Martin (here, next to this marker); Henry Louis Gehrig (here, next to this marker); Mickey Mantle (here, next to this marker); Bob Sheppard (here, next to this marker); Donald Arthur Mattingly (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Bronx.
More about this marker. Located in Monument Park in the New Yankee Stadium.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 616 times since then and 74 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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