Esquipulas, Chiquimula, Guatemala
Friar Pedro Pardo Figueroa
Pedro Pardo de Figueroa
Natural de Lima-Peru.
Ultimo Obispo y
Primer Arzobispo de Guatemala
Protegio las artes,
Edifico el Santuario de Esquipulas,
Donde murio en 2 de enero de 1751
Homenaje del Comite del
2o Centenario del Arzobispado.
The Illustrious Friar Pedro Pardo Figueroa
Originally from Lima, Peru.
Last Bishop and First Archbishop of Guatemala
Fostered the arts and built the
Sanctuary of Esquipulas,
Where he died on January 2, 1751
Tribute from the Committee of the Bicentennial
Of the Archdiocese of Guatemala
1743 - 1943
Location. 14° 33.775′ N, 89° 21.088′ W. Marker is in Esquipulas, Chiquimula. Touch for map. The marker is directly in front of the Shrine of Esquipulas.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 27 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Honduras and El Salvador Border (approx. 26 kilometers away in El Salvador).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 461 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 11, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.