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San Lorenzo, San Marcos, Guatemala
 

Monument to Barrios

 
 
Monument to Barrios Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 1, 2015
1. Monument to Barrios Marker
Inscription.
[South face]
1885 - Gloria a Barrios - 1935
La decreto Julio 1932
Carretera a San Lorenzo
1934-1[unknown text, probably 938]

[East face]
San Lorenzo, Julio 19 1835
Siendo Ministro de Agricultura el Dr. Guillermo Cruz

[North face]
La trazo el Mayor de Yngenieros Pedro Zandra G.

[West face]
Chalchuapa, Abril 2 1885
La construyeron el jefe politico y presidente de la Junta Deptal. de Agr. y Caminos Jose Longo

English translation:
[South face]
1885 – Glory to Barrios - 1935
Decreed July 1932
Road to San Lorenzo
1934-1[unknown text, probably 938]

[East face]
San Lorenzo, July 19 1835
Minister of Agriculture Dr. Guillermo Cruz

[North face]
Surveyed by Major of Engineers Pedro Zandra G.

[West face]
Chalchuapa, April 2 1885
Built by the political chief and president of the Agricultural and Roads Council of the Department Jose Longo

 
Location. 15° 1.147′ N, 91° 47.852′ W. Marker is in San Lorenzo, San Marcos. Click for map.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 8 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The 150th Anniversary of San Marcos Department (approx.
Monument to Barrios Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 1, 2015
2. Monument to Barrios Marker
6 kilometers away); General Miguel Garcia Granados (approx. 6.1 kilometers away); Justo Rufino Barrios (approx. 6.2 kilometers away); Birthplace of General Justo Rufino Barrios (approx. 6.4 kilometers away); Centenary Park San Lorenzo (approx. 6.7 kilometers away).
 
Categories. Roads & Vehicles
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 198 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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