Cebu City, Cebú Province, Philippines
Fort San Pedro
La Concepcion, San Ignacio de
Loyola, and San Miguel
- Powder Magazine.
[Inscriptions in the stone above the fort’s main [west side] gateway:]
Fuerza de San Pedro, 1565
Sereformo, Año, 1833
[Coat of Arms of the Spanish monarch]
Note also, a statuette of the Santo Niño in the upper niche – placed in celebration of Cebu City’s annual Sinulog Festival
Erected 1939 by Philippine Historical Commission.
Location. 10° 17.553′ N, 123° 54.338′ E. Marker is in Cebu City, Cebú Province. Marker is on A. Pigafetta Street just south of Legaspi Ext. when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cebu City, Cebú Province 6000, Philippines.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Antonio Pigafetta (within shouting distance of this marker); 400 Years of Continuing OAR Presence (about 120 meters away, measured The Cross of Magellan (approx. 0.4 kilometers away).
Also see . . . Fort San Pedro. (Submitted on April 14, 2013, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Forts, Castles • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 14, 2013, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 518 times since then and 80 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 14, 2013, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.