Veracruz, Mexico — The Gulf Coast
Inauguration of the Port of Veracruz, 1902
Extracto del Acta de Inauguracion de la Obra del Puerto de Veracruz 6 de marzo de 1902.
“Queda inaugurado en el dia de hoy y abierto para siempre al uso publico el nuevo puerto artificial de Veracruz construido a expensas del tesoro de la nación y para beneficio de la misma”……Presidente Porfirio Diaz Mori
La comunidad celebra con jubilo el primer centenario de este evento.
6 de marzo del 2002
The Integrated Port Administration of Veracruz, S.A. de C.V.
Excerpt from the Act of Inauguration of the Works of the Port of Veracruz on March 6, 1902.
“The new artificial port of Veracruz, built through the use of the treasure of the nation, is inaugurated today and open forever for the public’s use and benefit”…… President Porfirio Diaz Mori
The community celebrates with joy the first centenary of this event.
March 6, 2002
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceWaterways & Vessels. A significant historical date for this entry is March 6, 1902.
Location. 19° 11.943′ N, 96° 7.73′ W. Marker is in Veracruz. Marker is on Muelle de la Armada de México just east of Comodoro Manuel Azueta, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Veracruz 91900, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Laying the Breakwater Track" (a few steps from this marker); Witnesses of the Future (within shouting distance of this marker); Pedro Sainz de Baranda (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Lebanese Immigrants to Mexico (about 210 meters away); Monument to 100 years of Jewish Immigration to Mexico (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Alexander von Humboldt (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Independence Heroes of Veracruz (approx. half a kilometer away); The Bastion of Santiago (approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Veracruz.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 30, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 74 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 30, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.