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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
San Miguel de Allende in Municipality of Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

Armory of the Insurgents

 
 
Armory of the Insurgents Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 11, 2017
1. Armory of the Insurgents Marker
Inscription.
Esta fué
la Maestranza
de los Insurgentes.
1810.
Socd Amigos de Sn Miguel

English translation:
This was the armory and arsenal of the supporters of Mexican Independence.
1810.
Society of the Friends of San Miguel

 
Erected by Sociedad de Amigos de San Miguel.
 
Location. 20° 54.792′ N, 100° 44.713′ W. Marker is in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, in Municipality of Allende. Marker is on Calle Hernández Macias just north of Calle Pila Seca, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 95 Calle Hernández Macias, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato 37700, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Allende Fountain (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); House of Juan Umarán (about 120 meters away); The House of Luis Malo (about 120 meters away); Birthplace of Ignacio Allende (about 150 meters away); Friar Juan de San Miguel (about 150 meters away); The Temple of the Most Pure Conception (about
Armory of the Insurgents Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 11, 2017
2. Armory of the Insurgents Marker
150 meters away); The Remains of the Insurgents (about 150 meters away); Fathers Miguel and José Joaquín Hidalgo (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Miguel de Allende.
 
Categories. Colonial EraMan-Made FeaturesWars, Non-US
 
An additional, nearby marker on the Inquisition. image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 11, 2017
3. An additional, nearby marker on the Inquisition.
A few steps south of the featured marker is this additional marker which reads simply: Here was the Inquisition (Aquí fué la Inquisición).
A wide view of the location of the Inquisition. image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 11, 2017
4. A wide view of the location of the Inquisition.
The nearby Inquisition marker is at the northeast corner of Calles Hernández Macias and Cuadrante.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 15, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 14, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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