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House of Pedro Romero de Terreros

 
 
House of Pedro Romero de Terreros Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 24, 2017
1. House of Pedro Romero de Terreros Marker
Inscription.  

Esta fue la casa de Don Pedro Romero de Terreros
Conde de Regla fundador del Monte de Piedad,
reedificada en 1928.
1768.
Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República

English translation:
This was the house of Pedro Romero de Terreros, Count of Regla and founder of the Monte de Piedad (Charity Pawnbroker), rebuilt in 1928.
1768.
Office of Monuments of the Colony and the Republic
 
Erected by Dirección de Monumentos Coloniales y de la República.
 
Location. 19° 25.784′ N, 99° 8.255′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México. Marker is on Avenida República de El Salvador just east of Calle Bolívar, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 59 Avenida República de El Salvador, Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México 06000, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Miguel Lerdo de Tejada Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Lucas Alamán (within
House of Pedro Romero de Terreros Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 24, 2017
2. House of Pedro Romero de Terreros Marker
shouting distance of this marker); Fencing and Gymnastics Teachers’ School (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Printing Press of Antonio Espinosa (about 120 meters away); Chapel of the Marquis of Salvatierra (about 150 meters away); The Novitiate of the Convent of Saint Augustine (about 180 meters away); Factor Antonio de la Cadena (about 180 meters away); Benito Ricardo Ramírez Espíndola (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkColonial EraMan-Made Features
 
House of Pedro Romero de Terreros Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 24, 2017
3. House of Pedro Romero de Terreros Marker
The marker is here to the right of an entryway to the building, unfortunately heavily vandalized. Note the bell tower of the ex-Convent of San Felipe Neri in the distance, now the Museum of the Chancellery (Museo de la Cancillería).
House of Pedro Romero de Terreros and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 12, 2018
4. House of Pedro Romero de Terreros and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 16, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 114 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 16, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   4. submitted on October 30, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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