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Coatepeque, Santa Ana, El Salvador — Central America (West Coast)
 

Pilgrimage of Jesus of the Miracles

Romería de Jesús de los Milagros

 
 
Pilgrimage of Jesus of the Miracles Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 26, 2015
1. Pilgrimage of Jesus of the Miracles Marker
Inscription.
En homenaje a la apertura del III centenario
De la romeria de Jesús de los Milagros
1794 – 1995
En nombre del pueblo coatepequeno
Parroco Pbro. Jose David Magana
Vicario Pbro. Guadalupe Moan Tobar

English translation:
In tribute to the three hundredth anniversary
Of the Pilgrimage of Jesus of the Miracles
1794 – 1995
In name of the people of Coatepeque
Parish priest Jose David Magana
Vicar Guadalupe Moan Tobar


 
Erected 1995.
 
Location. 13° 55.533′ N, 89° 30.229′ W. Marker is in Coatepeque, Santa Ana. Click for map.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 19 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Aurelio Fuertes and Santa Ana Cathedral (approx. 9.6 kilometers away); David Granadino (approx. 9.6 kilometers away); Ecological Park "San Lorenzo" (approx. 10.6 kilometers away); Structure 7 at San Andrés Archaeological Site (approx. 18.6 kilometers away in La Libertad); Abandonment of the San Andrés Archaeological Site (approx. 18.7 kilometers away in La Libertad); San Andrés Archaeological Site
Additional marker inside San Pedro Apostol Church image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 26, 2015
2. Additional marker inside San Pedro Apostol Church
Translated this marker reads: Tribute to the parish of San Pedro Apostol at 200 years since its founding by Monsignor Ramon Casaus y Torres, Archbishop of Guatemala on July 20, 1812 with gratefulness to God and the faith of the Coatepeque people, the parish community, priests and the laity, Coatepeque, July 20, 2012
(approx. 18.7 kilometers away in La Libertad); San Andrés was an extensive prehispanic settlement (approx. 18.7 kilometers away in La Libertad); Indigo Production at San Andrés (approx. 18.9 kilometers away in La Libertad).
 
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Town of Coatepque with the towers of San Pedro Apostol church to the left. image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 26, 2015
3. Town of Coatepque with the towers of San Pedro Apostol church to the left.
The hill in the distance is Malakoff, site of the Battle of Coatepeque between Guatemala and El Salvador on February 22-23, 1863.
Wide view of Pilgrimage of Jesus of the Miracles Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 26, 2015
4. Wide view of Pilgrimage of Jesus of the Miracles Marker
The marker is at the base of the San Pedro Apostol Church, seen through the gate at the street.
Interior of San Pedro Apostol Church image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 26, 2015
5. Interior of San Pedro Apostol Church
 
 
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