Atotonilco in Municipality of Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
The Parish of Atotonilco and Miguel Hidalgo
"El Ayuntamiento del Bicentario 2009-2012"
En esta Parroquia del Santuario de Jesus Nazareno
en Atotonilco el cura
Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla
tomo el estandarte para abanderar
el ejercito insurgente
el 16 de septiembre de 1810
en memoria de tan glorioso momento
San Miguel de Allende, Gto., a 25 de agosto de 2011
The Honorable Municipality of San Miguel de Allende
"The Municipality of the Bicentennial 2009-2012"
From this Parish of the Sanctuary of Jesus the Nazarene
in Atotonilco, the priest
Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla
took the banner to lead the insurgent army
on September 16, 1810.
In memory of this glorious moment,
San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, August 25, 2011
Erected 2011 by Ayuntamiento de San Miguel de Allende.
Location. 21° 0.274′ N, 100° 47.661′ W. Marker is in Atotonilco, Guanajuato, in Municipality of Allende. Marker is on Calle Principal, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. The marker and statue are directly in front of the Sanctuary of Jesus the Nazarene of Atotonilco. Marker is in this post office area: Atotonilco, Guanajuato 37893, Mexico.
Other nearby markers. Doctor Juan Antonio Pérez de Espinosa (approx. 11.2 kilometers away); The First Spanish Prisoners (approx. 11.3 kilometers away); First Independent Municipality of Mexico (approx. 11.3 kilometers away); Tellez Delgado Gas Pump (approx. 11.3 kilometers away); Here Independence was Planned (approx. 11.3 kilometers away); House of Ignacio Aldama (approx. 11.4 kilometers away); The Remains of the Insurgents (approx. 11.4 kilometers away); Birthplace of Ignacio Allende (approx. 11.4 kilometers away).
Categories. • Churches, Etc. • Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism • Wars, Non-US •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of San Salvador, El Salvador. This page has been viewed 94 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of San Salvador, El Salvador. This page was last revised on October 9, 2016.