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Intramuros, Manila, Philippines — National Capital Region
 

Colegio de Santa Isabel

 
 
Colegio de Santa Isabel Marker image. Click for full size.
By I.G.V.Atajar, January 1, 2003
1. Colegio de Santa Isabel Marker
Inscription. Here once stood the Colegio de Santa Isabel. Founded in 1632 by the Hermandad de la Santa Misericordia. Granted royal patronage in 1733. Administered by Daughters of Charity since 1862. First office of the Monte de Piedad y Caja de Ahoras de Manila opened in 1882. Damaged by earthquake in 1863 and fire in 1932. Destroyed during the Battle of Manila in 1945. School and church transferred to Taft Avenue, Manila after the war.
 
Erected by Intramuros Administration.
 
Location. 14° 35.414′ N, 120° 58.445′ E. Marker is in Intramuros, Manila. Marker is on General Luna Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Intramuros, Manila 02 527, Philippines.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Plazuela de Santa Isabel (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorare-Manila 1945 (within shouting distance of this marker); San Ignacio Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Ateneo de Manila (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Palacio Arzobispal (about 120 meters away); Church of San Agustin
Colegio de Santa Isabel image. Click for full size.
By I.G.V.Atajar, January 1, 2003
2. Colegio de Santa Isabel
(about 120 meters away); Manila Cathedral (about 180 meters away); Padre Jose A. Burgos (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Intramuros.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2009, by I.G.V.Atajar of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 2,753 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 5, 2009, by I.G.V.Atajar of San Jose, California. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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