“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Historical Markers in Belize

Wide view of Antonio Soberanis Gomez Marker image, Touch for more information
By J. Makali Bruton, February 26, 2015
Wide view of Antonio Soberanis Gomez Marker
Belize, Belize, Belize City — Antonio Soberanis Gomez Father of the Belizean Labour Movement
Born January 19, 1897 - Died April 14, 1975 Was a member of the Unemployed Brigade that demonstrated for more work and better pay. He carried on the cause when its leaders gave up hope and resigned. He stated "I'd rather be a dead hero . . . — Map (db m81221) HM
Belize, Belize, Belize City — Death of William Hart Bennett
This clock tower Was erected in 1924 in Memory of William Hart Bennett, Esq. CMG Governor & Commander in Chief of the Colony from 3rd April to 4th Sept. 1918 Who died as the result of injuries Sustained by him while proceeding to the . . . — Map (db m81213) HM
Belize, Belize, Burrell Boom — Burrell Boom
This Chain and Anchor are refered (sic, referred) to as a "Boom". It was extended across the river in the 1700s to hold back logs set afloat from mahogany camps higher up the Old Belize River. — Map (db m81450) HM
Belize, Cayo, Belmopan — Agripino Cawich Bridge
This bridge was inaugurated on July 05, 2005 by Hon. Said Musa, Prime Minister of Belize, in tribute to the late Hon. Agripino Cawich whose vision and determination made this construction a reality. This 114 m Calendar Hamilton Truss Bridge System . . . — Map (db m81220) HM
Belize, Cayo, Belmopan — Founding of Belmopan
Dedicated to Belizeans by Anthony Greenwood Secretary of State United Kingdom October 9 1965 — Map (db m81212) HM
Belize, Cayo, Belmopan — Harriot W. Topsey
Here fell Harriot W. Topsey Anthropologist 22nd May 1953 - 9th October 1995 Rescate en pacem Sursum corda — Map (db m94395) HM
Belize, Cayo, Belmopan — Rt. Hon. George C. Price
Father of Belize's Independence 1981 Founder of the City of Belmopan 1970 A man who has dedicated fifty eight (58) years of his life to the Government and people of Belize — Map (db m94508) HM
Belize, Cayo, San Ignacio — Altar 21 at Caracol (A Group Ballcourt; Structures A11 & A12)
This altar is a ballcourt marker erected in A.D. 633 by Lord Kan II. The text explains that Kan II's father, Lord Water, engaged in two war events with Tikal in A.D. 556 and A.D. 562. The unstated purpose of the monument is to compare Kan II's . . . — Map (db m94539) HM WM

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