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Beaterio-Colegio de Santa Catalina

 
 
Beaterio-Colegio de Santa Catalina Marker image. Click for full size.
By I.G.V.Atajar, January 1, 2003
1. Beaterio-Colegio de Santa Catalina Marker
Inscription. Here once stood the Beaterio-Colegio de Santa Catalina. Order founded in 1633 by Mother Francisca del Espiritu Santo. Known as Dominican Sisters of the Tertiary Order. Order recognized by King in 1716. Authorized to offer teacher-training courses in 1863 and confer academic degrees of Maestra Normal 1889.

New building constructed in 1939. Destroyed in 1941. Moved to Legarda Street in Sampaloc in 1942. School in Sampaloc built in 1951. Convent moved to Quezon City in 1962.
 
Location. 14° 35.611′ N, 120° 58.579′ E. Marker is in Intramuros, Manila. Marker is on Beaterio Street near Muralla Street, on the left when traveling west. 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. College of San Juan de Letran (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Mother Francisca del Espiritu Santo (about 120 meters away); Cruceiro (about 120 meters away); Plaza de Espaņa (about 150 meters away); Santo Domingo Church and Convent (about 150 meters away); Plaza Santo Tomas (about 210 meters away); Colegio de Santa Rosa (about 210 meters away); University of Santo Tomas (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Intramuros.
 
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Beaterio-Colegio de Santa Catalina image. Click for full size.
By I.G.V.Atajar, January 1, 2003
2. Beaterio-Colegio de Santa Catalina
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2009, by I.G.V.Atajar of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 2,912 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 8, 2009, by I.G.V.Atajar of San Jose, California. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
 
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