The Force of Hurricane Janet

The Force of Hurricane Janet (HM2I1P)

Location:
Buy flags at Flagstore.com!

N 18° 29.597', W 88° 17.727'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 29 views
Inscription
  "La Fuerza de Janet"Cuando la nación entera lamentaba la destrucción de Chetumal, la noche del 27 de septiembre de 1955, al paso del Huracan Janet, los sobrevivientes descubrieron con asombro una singular e increíble demostración de las fuerzas de la naturaleza.Una tabla, impulsada por el viento encontró a su paso un recio poste del alumbrado publico y penetró su centro sin mayor dificultad. La presente es una replica de aquel suceso, que de inmediato fue motivo de una creciente celebridad. Chetumal, Q. Roo, 27 de septiembre de 1999. XXV Aniversario del Estado Libre y Soberano de Q. RooFco. BautistaEnglish translation:The Force of Hurricane Janet While the entire nation lamented the destruction of Chetumal, on the night of September 27, 1955, in the wake of Hurricane Janet, the survivors discovered with amazement a singular and incredible demonstration of the forces of nature. A board, driven by the wind, found a sturdy public light post and was inserted in its center without much difficulty. The present is a replica of that event,



which immediately was the cause of increasing fame. Chetumal, Quintana Roo, September 27, 1999. 25th Anniversary of the Free and Sovereign State of Quintana Roo Francisco Bautista
Details
HM NumberHM2I1P
Tags
Year Placed1999
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, June 22nd, 2019 at 11:04am PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16Q E 363237 N 2045252
Decimal Degrees18.49328333, -88.29545000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 18° 29.597', W 88° 17.727'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds18° 29' 35.82" N, 88° 17' 43.62" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near , ,
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. What country is the marker located in?
  2. Is this marker part of a series?
  3. What historical period does the marker represent?
  4. What historical place does the marker represent?
  5. What type of marker is it?
  6. What class is the marker?
  7. What style is the marker?
  8. Does the marker have a number?
  9. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  10. This marker needs at least one picture.
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?