Bisencio Varrocio Escallola

Bisencio Varrocio Escallola (HM2DWP)

Location: Morelia, Michoacán 58000
Country: Mexico
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N 19° 42.151', W 101° 11.552'

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 El 6 de agosto del año de 1660, Día de La Transfiguración del Señor, se colocó la primera piedra de esta catedral, magna obra encargada al arquitecto italiano, maestro mayor y aparejador Bisencio Varrocio Escallola conocido en su tiempo como el romano, a quien rendimos merecido homenaje en este 350 aniversario del inicio de tan excepcional y significativa obra para los morelianos, michoacanos y mexicanos.Morelia, 6 de agosto del año 2010Morelia Patrimonio de la Humanidad, A.C.
English translation:On August 6, 1660, Day of the Transfiguration of the Lord, the first stone of this cathedral was placed, a great work commissioned to the Italian architect and master Bisencio Varrocio Escallola, known in his time as the Roman, to whom we pay well-deserved tribute on this, the 350th anniversary of the beginning of such an exceptional and significant work for those from Morelia, Michoacán and Mexico. Morelia, August 6, 2010Morelia Patrimonio de la Humanidad, A.C.
Year Placed2010
Placed BySanta Iglesia Catedral, Morelia, Michoacán y CMIC
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Date Added Monday, January 28th, 2019 at 10:03pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14Q E 270178 N 2180045
Decimal Degrees19.70251667, -101.19253333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 19° 42.151', W 101° 11.552'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds19° 42' 9.0600000000002" N, 101° 11' 33.12" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near S/N Av Francisco I. Madero Pte, Morelia Michoacán 58000, MX
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