Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México, Mexico — The Central Highlands
High Water Mark of 1629
Ciudad de México
This old stone figure of a face indicates the high water mark of the worst flooding that the city has had, that of 1629.
Erected by Ciudad de México.
Location. 19° 26.011′ N, 99° 8.241′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México. Marker is at the intersection of Calle de Motolinia and Avenida Francisco I. Madero, on the right when traveling south on Calle de Motolinia. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México 06000, Mexico.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. House of the Marquis de Prado Alegre (a few steps from this marker); House of José de Borda (within shouting distance of this marker); Mariano Galván (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported Temple of the Professed or San José del Real (within shouting distance of this marker); José de la Borda (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Dulcería de Celaya (about 90 meters away); House of José de la Borda (about 90 meters away); Calle de Motolinia (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Disasters •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 28 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 22, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.