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San Lorenzo in Municipality of San Lorenzo, San Marcos, Guatemala
 

Centenary Park San Lorenzo

Parque Centenario de San Lorenzo

 
 
Centenary Park San Lorenzo Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 1, 2015
1. Centenary Park San Lorenzo Marker
Inscription. Parque Centenario
Administracion 2000-2004
Amel Rabanales Angel, Alcalde Municipal y Concejo
Construido en honor al General Justo Rufino Barrios
Representa el ideal de la Union Centroamericana
Cinco porticos cinco naciones con caminamientos que forman la huella que dejo el hijo ilustre de San Lorenzo por su paso en la vida guatemalteca
Ejecuto ICASA Agosto 2003

English translation:
Centenary Park, Administration 2000-2004
Amel Rabanales Angel, Municipal Mayor and Council
Built in honor of General Justo Rufino Barrios
Representing the ideal of a Central American Union
Five doorways five countries with different paths that form the impression left by the illustrious son of San Lorenzo as he made his way into Guatemalan history
Built by ICASA, August 2003
 
Erected 2003.
 
Location. 15° 1.903′ N, 91° 44.179′ W. Marker is in San Lorenzo, San Marcos, in Municipality of San Lorenzo. Touch for map. Located in a small park at the entrance to San Lorenzo, San Marcos, Guatemala. Marker is in this post office area: San Lorenzo, San Marcos 12029, Guatemala.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 11 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies
Wide view of Centenary Park San Lorenzo Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 1, 2015
2. Wide view of Centenary Park San Lorenzo Marker
One of the five doorways that represents a Central American country can be seen on the left of the marker. The artist of the bust of General Barrios is unknown.
. Birthplace of General Justo Rufino Barrios (approx. half a kilometer away); Monument to Barrios (approx. 6.7 kilometers away); General Miguel Garcia Granados (approx. 8.8 kilometers away); The 150th Anniversary of San Marcos Department (approx. 9.2 kilometers away); Justo Rufino Barrios (approx. 9.5 kilometers away); Bishop Álvaro Leonel Ramazzini Imeri (approx. 10 kilometers away).
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Second bust of General Barrios in San Lorenzo image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 1, 2015
3. Second bust of General Barrios in San Lorenzo
A few steps away is this additional bust of General Barrios in front of the Catholic Church of San Lorenzo. Its sculptor is also unknown and it has no marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 10, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 301 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 10, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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