Chetumal in Othón P. Blanco, Quintana Roo, Mexico — The Yucatan Peninsula (The Southeast)
The Clock Tower
Paseo de los Héroes
La desaparecida Torre del Relox, ubicada entre las avenidas 2 de Abril y 22 de Marzo, hoy avenida Héroes y Carmen Ochoa de Merino fue construida por Antonino Sangri y tenía una altura de 15 metros. La última década que la vio de pie fue 1950.
The Clock Tower
The former Torre del Relox (Clock Tower), located between the Avenues of April 2 and March 22, today Avenida de los Héroes (Heroes’ Avenue) and Carmen Ochoa de Merino Avenue, was built by Antonino Sangri and was 15 meters tall. The tower was last standing during the 1950s.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made Features • Notable Buildings. A significant historical date for this entry is March 22, 1950.
Location. 18° 29.657′ N, 88° 17.831′ W. Marker is in Chetumal, Quintana Roo, in Othón P. Blanco. Marker is on Avenida de los Héroes just north of 22 de Enero, on the left. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chetumal QR 77000, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Clock Tower (a few steps from this marker); Elio Carmichael (within The History of Chetumal 1918-1919 (within shouting distance of this marker); Andrés Quintana Roo (within shouting distance of this marker); Government Palace (within shouting distance of this marker); Chetumaleñas (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Manuel Ávila Camacho Theater (about 90 meters away); Musical Band (about 90 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chetumal.
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