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Ajuchitlán in Municipality of Colón, Querétaro, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

Temple of the Virgin of Guadalupe of Ajuchitlán

 
 
Temple of the Vigin of Guadalupe de Ajuchitlán Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2017
1. Temple of the Vigin of Guadalupe de Ajuchitlán Marker
Inscription.
Se comenzó este templo
el 6 de Sept. de 1964.
Parroco
P. Javier Sanchez Z.
Comite
Presidente
Fidencio Ferrusca
Tesorero
Filemon Olvera
con los donativos del
pueblo de Ajuchitlan, Qro.

English translation:
Construction began on this temple on September 6, 1964.
Father Javier Sánchez Z.
Comittee President Fidencio Ferrusca
Treasurer Filemón Olvera
with the donations of the people of Ajuchitlán, Querétaro

 
Erected 1964.
 
Location. 20° 42.464′ N, 100° 1.266′ W. Marker is in Ajuchitlán, Querétaro, in Municipality of Colón. Marker is on Calle Principal (Route 110) just south of Calle Azafrán, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ajuchitlán, Querétaro 76280, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Sanctuary of Soriano (approx. 8.6 kilometers away); The Santo Domingo Mission (approx. 8.6 kilometers away); "La Palestina" (approx. 8.8 kilometers away); House of Clemente Ugalde (approx. 8.8 kilometers away); Friar Junipero de la Vega
An additional Temple of the Virgin of Guadalupe of Ajuchitlán Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2017
2. An additional Temple of the Virgin of Guadalupe of Ajuchitlán Marker
This additional marker is to the right of the featured marker. It marks the donation of the church's clock on December 12, 2004. The clock was made by the Olvera clockworks of Zacatlán, Puebla, Mexico.
(approx. 9.1 kilometers away); Bernal Magic Town (approx. 9.1 kilometers away); St. Sebastian's Temple (approx. 9.1 kilometers away); Temple of San Francisco de Asís (approx. 9.2 kilometers away).
 
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An additional Temple of the Virgin of Guadalupe of Ajuchitlán Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2017
3. An additional Temple of the Virgin of Guadalupe of Ajuchitlán Marker
This additional marker is further to the right on the front of the temple. It features and image of the Virgin of Guadalupe over a Mexican flag. It was given by Eladio Hernández and José Ugalde on September 15, 1968.
Temple of the Virgin of Guadalupe of Ajuchitlán Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2017
4. Temple of the Virgin of Guadalupe of Ajuchitlán Marker
The featured marker is to the far left mounted to the temple. Note the large clock mentioned in the second additional marker made by Olvera.
The interior of the Temple of the Virgin of Guadalupe of Ajuchitlán image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2017
5. The interior of the Temple of the Virgin of Guadalupe of Ajuchitlán
Detail of the dome of the Temple of the Virgin of Guadalupe of Ajuchitlán image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2017
6. Detail of the dome of the Temple of the Virgin of Guadalupe of Ajuchitlán
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 16, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 68 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 16, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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