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Roseau, Saint George, Dominica
 

Simon Bolivar

 
 
Simon Bolivar Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 25, 2018
1. Simon Bolivar Marker
Inscription.  
Simon Bolivar
Born in Caracas 24th July 1783
Died in Santa Marta
17th December 1830
Liberator of Venezuela,
Colombia, Ecuador and Peru
Founder of Bolivia

 
Location. 15° 18.342′ N, 61° 23.277′ W. Marker is in Roseau, Saint George. Marker is at the intersection of Princess Lane and Charles Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Princess Lane. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pottersville (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Cecil E. A. Rawle (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Woodbridge Bay (approx. half a kilometer away); a different marker also named Pottersville (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Roseau Bayfront (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); Roseau Cathedral (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); Methodist Church (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); David the Goliath (approx. one kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Roseau.
 
Regarding Simon Bolivar. Although it is doubtful that Simón Bolívar ever visited the island nation of Dominica during his lifetime, this monument was most likely a gift from Venezuela. The two countries
Simon Bolivar Bust and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 25, 2018
2. Simon Bolivar Bust and Marker
The colors on the left represent Venezuela, those on the right Dominica.
enjoy a good relationship in present times, with Venezuela providing emergency supplies and services after Dominica was heavily hit by Hurricane Maria in September 2017.
 
Categories. Colonial EraWars, Non-US
 
A bust of Simon Bolivar image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 25, 2018
3. A bust of Simon Bolivar
The sculptor's mark of the Simon Bolivar bust image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 25, 2018
4. The sculptor's mark of the Simon Bolivar bust
Potentially the mark reads "E Ibarra".
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on May 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 8, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 82 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 8, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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