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Guanajuato in Municipality of Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

Guanajuato Flooding of 1873

 
 
Guanajuato Flooding of 1873 Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 29, 2018
1. Guanajuato Flooding of 1873 Marker
Inscription.

Nivel marcado por la inundación
Agosto 20, 1875


English translation:
This was the level of the flooding of August 20, 1873
 
Location. 21° 0.941′ N, 101° 15.124′ W. Marker is in Guanajuato, Guanajuato, in Municipality of Guanajuato. Marker is at the intersection of Cantarranas and Subida Principal, on the left when traveling north on Cantarranas. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Cantarranas 29, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Puente de San Juan Nepomuceno (within shouting distance of this marker); Emma Godoy (within shouting distance of this marker); Admiral Federico Rómero Ceballos (within shouting distance of this marker); Minting House of the State of Guanajuato (within shouting distance of this marker); La Capellina (within shouting distance of this marker); Plaza del Baratillo (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Villa de Guanajuato (about 90 meters away); The Temple of the Third Order of San Francisco (about 90 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guanajuato.
 
Categories. Disasters
 
Guanajuato Flooding of 1873 Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 29, 2018
2. Guanajuato Flooding of 1873 Marker
The marker can be seen above the red vehicle in this view. Much higher on the facade of the building is a blue and white marker from the July, 1905 flooding.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 6, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 6, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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