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St. Augustine in St. Johns County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Father Pedro Camps

 
 
Father Pedro Camps Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, July 25, 2020
1. Father Pedro Camps Marker
Inscription.  

In Memory of
Father Pedro Camps
the spiritual leader of the
Minorcan Colony
This Statue Presented To
Most Reverend Paul F. Tanner
Bishop of St. Augustine by
Fernando A. Rubio of Minorca
and
Xavier L. Pellicer of St. Augustine
April 24, 1975
in commemoration of the
Two Hundredth Anniversary
of the arrival of the Minorcan Colonists
in St. Augustine

 
Erected 1975.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 29° 53.574′ N, 81° 18.76′ W. Marker is in St. Augustine, Florida, in St. Johns County. Marker is at the intersection of Cathedral Place and Saint George Street, on the right when traveling west on Cathedral Place. The marker and statue are located within the western courtyard of the cathedral parish. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 38 Cathedral Place, Saint Augustine FL 32084, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of
Father Pedro Camps Marker and Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, July 25, 2020
2. Father Pedro Camps Marker and Memorial
this marker. A different marker also named Father Pedro Camps (here, next to this marker); Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine (a few steps from this marker); Plaza de la Constitución (within shouting distance of this marker); Coquina in These Walls (within shouting distance of this marker); 8 inch Columbiad (within shouting distance of this marker); Government House: Legacy of Authority (within shouting distance of this marker); Balcón de los Reyes (within shouting distance of this marker); Constitution Monument (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Augustine.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 29, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 55 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 29, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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