Esquipulas in Municipality of Esquipulas, Chiquimula, Guatemala
Friar Pedro Pardo Figueroa
Pedro Pardo de Figueroa
Natural de Lima-Peru.
Ultimo Obispo y
Primer Arzobispo de Guatemala
Protegio las artes,
Edifico el Santuario de Esquipulas,
Donde murio en 2 de enero de 1751
Homenaje del Comite del
2o Centenario del Arzobispado.
Originally from Lima, Peru.
Last Bishop and First Archbishop of Guatemala
Fostered the arts and built the
Sanctuary of Esquipulas,
Where he died on January 2, 1751
Tribute from the Committee of the Bicentennial
Of the Archdiocese of Guatemala
1743 - 1943
Location. 14° 33.775′ N, 89° 21.088′ W. Marker is in Esquipulas, Chiquimula, in Municipality of Esquipulas. The marker is directly in front of the Shrine of Esquipulas. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Esquipulas, Chiquimula 20007, Guatemala. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 27 The Honduras and El Salvador Border (approx. 26 kilometers away in El Salvador).
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