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Acambay in Municipality of Acambay, Estado de Mexico, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

Parish Church of San Miguel Arcángel

 
 
Parish Church of San Miguel Arcángel Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 1, 2019
1. Parish Church of San Miguel Arcángel Marker
Inscription.  

Esta Parroquia principió a edificarse en 1640 y se destruyó en 1912 por el sismo que asoló a la población.
Patrimonio Cultural del Edo. de México, 1978.

English translation:
This Parish began to be built in 1640 and was destroyed in 1912 by the earthquake that struck the population.
Cultural Heritage of the State of Mexico, 1978.
 
Erected 1978 by Patrimonio Cultural del Estado de México.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionColonial EraDisastersMan-Made Features.
 
Location. 19° 57.36′ N, 99° 50.564′ W. Marker is in Acambay, Estado de Mexico, in Municipality of Acambay. Marker is on Dr. Ruiz Castañeda just west of Francisco Sarabia, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Acambay, Estado de Mexico 50300, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Parish and Ex Convent of San Miguel Arcángel (within shouting distance of this marker); Foundation of the "Acambayense League" (within shouting
Parish Church of San Miguel Arcángel and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 1, 2019
2. Parish Church of San Miguel Arcángel and Marker
distance of this marker); The 1921 Acambay Earthquake (within shouting distance of this marker); Maximiliano Ruiz Castañeda (within shouting distance of this marker); History of Acambay (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Execution of Lindoro Cajiga (about 90 meters away); Mexican Independence, Revolution and Acambay Earthquake (about 120 meters away); Otomíes of Acambay (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Acambay.
 
Parish Church of San Miguel Arcángel of Acambay image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 1, 2019
3. Parish Church of San Miguel Arcángel of Acambay
An interior view of the Parish Church of San Miguel Arcángel image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 1, 2019
4. An interior view of the Parish Church of San Miguel Arcángel
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 12, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 4, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 45 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 4, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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