Atiquizaya, Ahuachapán, El Salvador — Central America (West Coast)
First Century of the City of Atiquizaya
del titulo de la ciudad de Atiquizaya
enero 24 - 1881 -- enero 24 - 1981
Concejo Municipal 1980 - 1981
Alc. Mpal. Don Carlos Israel Mendoza Figueroa
Sind. Mpal. " Jorge Ernesto Salman
1o Regidor Jorge Alberto Criollo
2o Antonio Rodriguez
3o Alberto Albanes Salazar
4o " " Oscar Emeterio Barrientos
5o Carlos Alberto Pacheco
6o Jorge Eduardo Escob Albanes
7o Fausto Enrique Oliva
8o " " Carlos Alberto Valiento Orozco
9o Héctor Antonio Linares
10o Jose Israel Martínez Blanco
Srio. Mpal. Joel Estrada Valiente
Atiquizaya Nov. 30 - 1981
of Atiquizaya having been promoted to the rank of city
January 24, 1881 - January 24, 1981
Names of the Municipal Council
Atiquizaya, November 30, 1981
Erected 1981 by Consejo Municipal de Atiquizaya.
Topics. This historical marker is listed Notable Events • Political Subdivisions. A significant historical date for this entry is January 24, 1881.
Location. 13° 58.59′ N, 89° 45.381′ W. Marker is in Atiquizaya, Ahuachapán. Marker is on Avenidad 5 de Noviembre Norte near 2a Calle Poniente, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atiquizaya, Ahuachapán 01203, El Salvador. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 23 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 200th Anniversary of the First Cry of Salvadoran Independence (a few steps from this marker); Salvador Antonio Gómez Góchez (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); Dr. Stanley Boggs (approx. 8.9 kilometers away in Santa Ana); Ernesto "Che" Guevara's Visit to El Salvador (approx. 8.9 kilometers away in Santa Ana); Here Died General Justo Rufino Barrios (approx. 9 kilometers away in Santa Ana); The Ataco Catholic Church and 2001 Earthquake (approx. 15.6 kilometers away); David Granadino (approx. 21.7 kilometers away in Santa Ana); Aurelio Fuertes and Santa Ana Cathedral (approx. 21.7 kilometers away in Santa Ana). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atiquizaya.
Regarding First Century of the City of Atiquizaya. Atiquizaya was originally an indigenous Poqomam village. Its first recorded historical mention was as a small
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