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San José in Municipality of San José, Costa Rica
 

The 140th Anniversary of the San Juan de Dios Hospital

 
 
The 140th Anniversary of the San Juan de Dios Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 11, 2017
1. The 140th Anniversary of the San Juan de Dios Hospital Marker
Inscription.
Al
Hospital San Juan de Dios
en el 140 aniversario
de su fundacion
Por los valiosos servicios que esta benemerita
instititucion ha brindado a la ciudadania.
Asociacion Pro-Hospital San Juan de Dios
23-julio-1845 23-julio-1985


English translation:
To the San Juan de Dios Hospital
on the 140th anniversary of its foundation,
for the valuable services that this illustrious institution has offered to the people.
Pro-San Juan de Dios Hospital Association
July 23, 1845 - July 23, 1985

 
Erected 1985 by Asociacion Pro-Hospital San Juan de Dios.
 
Location. 9° 56.071′ N, 84° 5.137′ W. Marker is in San José, San José, in Municipality of San José. Marker is on Avenida Central just east of Calle 20 (Jorge Vargas Gené), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San José 10103, Costa Rica.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Braulio Carrillo Colina (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Monument to the National Flag of Costa Rica (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); The Declaration of Central American Independence
An additional 140th Anniversary of the San Juan de Dios Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 11, 2017
2. An additional 140th Anniversary of the San Juan de Dios Hospital Marker
(approx. 0.7 kilometers away); The 150th Anniversary of the First Catholic Diocese in Costa Rica (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); The University of Santo Tomás (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); Juan Vazquez de Coronado (approx. 1.3 kilometers away); Christopher Columbus in Costa Rica (approx. 1.3 kilometers away); Andrés Bello (approx. 1.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San José.
 
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The 140th Anniversary of the San Juan de Dios Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 11, 2017
3. The 140th Anniversary of the San Juan de Dios Hospital Marker
The markers can be seen towards the right in this view, above the fourth taxi. This was probably at one time an entryway to the hospital, but it is currently closed.
The main, eastern entry to the San Juan de Dios Hospital image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 11, 2017
4. The main, eastern entry to the San Juan de Dios Hospital
A replica of the additional marker shown on this page is also mounted to the wall to the right of this entryway.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 12, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 12, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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