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La Cañada in Municipality of El Marqués, Querétaro, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

La Cañada

 
 
La Cañada Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 20, 2017
1. La Cañada Marker
Inscription.
La H. XXXV Legislatura Constitucional
del Estado, mediante Ley número
82 expedida el 21 de Diciembre de 1948,
restituyó a esta Villa el nombre de
La Cañada,
que primitivamente tuvo, dándole al
Municipio de que es cabecera a la
denominación de “El Marqués”, en memoria
del insigne benefactor de Querétaro,
don Juan Antonio de Urrutia y Arana,
Marqués de la Villa del Villar de Aguila.

English translation:
The 35th Constitutional State Legislature, through Law No. 82 given on December 21, 1948, restored to this Villa the name of
La Cañada,
as it was known historically, while giving to the municipality of which it is the seat the name of El Marqués, in memory of the illustrious benefactor of Querétaro, Juan Antonio de Urrutia y Arana, Marquis of the Villa of Villar de Aguila.

 
Erected 1948.
 
Location. 20° 36.377′ N, 100° 19.896′ W. Marker is in La Cañada, Querétaro, in Municipality of El Marqués. Marker is on Avenida Emiliano Zapata just west of Calle Heróico Colegio Militar, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: La Cañada, Querétaro 76240, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are
La Cañada Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 20, 2017
2. La Cañada Marker
The marker can be seen here on the nearest corner of the Church of Saints Peter and Paul (San Pedro y San Pablo) of La Cañada.
within 3 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Foundation of La Cañada (a few steps from this marker); The Bicentennial of Mexican Independence (within shouting distance of this marker); El Marqués Cultural Center (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Small Church (about 150 meters away); The Escandón Bathing Pools (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The "El Capulín" Reservoir (approx. 1.1 kilometers away); Pan Dulce Monument (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); In Honor of the Workers of Hércules (approx. 2.8 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Cañada.
 
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The interior of the Church of Saints Peter and Paul of La Cañada image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 20, 2017
3. The interior of the Church of Saints Peter and Paul of La Cañada
The altar of the Church of Saints Peter and Paul of La Cañada image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 20, 2017
4. The altar of the Church of Saints Peter and Paul of La Cañada
Lifting a framework to support festive decorations image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 20, 2017
5. Lifting a framework to support festive decorations
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 21, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 98 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 21, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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