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Friar Martín de Valencia

 
 
Friar Martín de Valencia Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 23, 2019
1. Friar Martín de Valencia Marker
Inscription.  

Fray Martín de Valencia
1474-1534
Orden Franciscana
Superior de los Misioneros que inician a evangelizacion en Mexico.
Desembarcan en Mayo 13 de 1524 en la Villa Rica de la Vera Cruz.

English translation:
Friar Martín de Valencia
1474-1534
Franciscan Order
Superior of the Missionaries who began the evangelization of Mexico.
They disembarked on May 13, 1524 in the Villa Rica de la Vera Cruz
 
Location. 19° 11.692′ N, 96° 8.078′ W. Marker is in Veracruz, Veracruz, in Municipality of Veracruz. Marker is on Manuel Doblado just east of Independencia, 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. Monument to the Children Heroes of Chapultepec (within shouting distance of this marker); Chapel of Holy Christ of the Good Voyage (within shouting distance of this marker); Coronel Manuel Gutiérrez Zamora (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Francisco Javier Clavijero Echegaray
Friar Martín de Valencia Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 23, 2019
2. Friar Martín de Valencia Marker
(about 180 meters away); 100th Anniversary of Firefighting in Veracruz (about 180 meters away); The Convent of the Bethlehemites (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Independence Heroes of Veracruz (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The Bastion of Santiago (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Veracruz.
 
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Friar Martín de Valencia Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 23, 2019
3. Friar Martín de Valencia Marker
The Friar Martín de Valencia sculpture's mark image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 23, 2019
4. The Friar Martín de Valencia sculpture's mark
This sculptor's mark is difficult to understand, but is the mark of Glenda Estela Hecksher Ramsden.
Plaza de la Orden Franciscana image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 23, 2019
5. Plaza de la Orden Franciscana
H. Ayuntamiento de Veracruz 2014-2017
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 3, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 3, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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