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Bacalar in Municipality of Bacalar, Quintana Roo, Mexico — The Southeast (Yucatan Peninsula)
 

Bridge of the Fort of San Felipe

 
 
Bridge of the Fort of San Felipe Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 31, 2019
1. Bridge of the Fort of San Felipe Marker
Inscription.  

Puente
En el siglo XVIII este puente servía de acceso para la realización de las diversas actividades cotidianas del personal y para evitar los ataques que el fuerte sufría.

English:
Bridge
In the 18th century, this bridge served as access for the daily activities of the personnel and to avoid the attacks that the fort suffered.
 
Location. 18° 40.631′ N, 88° 23.311′ W. Marker is in Bacalar, Quintana Roo, in Municipality of Bacalar. Marker can be reached from Avenida 3 just east of Calle 22, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bacalar, Quintana Roo 77930, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Moat of the Fort of San Felipe (here, next to this marker); Fort of San Felipe (here, next to this marker); San Felipe Fort (within shouting distance of this marker); Bacalar as a Municipality (within shouting distance of this marker); Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla (about 150 meters away, measured
Bridge of the Fort of San Felipe and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 31, 2019
2. Bridge of the Fort of San Felipe and Marker
The marker is on the left, with the Moat of the Fort of San Felipe Marker on the opposite stone column.
in a direct line); Creation of the Municipality of Bacalar (about 240 meters away); Church of San Joaquín (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Bacalar (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bacalar.
 
Categories. Colonial EraForts, CastlesMan-Made FeaturesWars, Non-US
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 21, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 21, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 21, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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