Mission San Diego de AlcalaThe Campanario is 46 feet high and holds the Mission bells. The crown-topped bell on the lower right is named Ava Maria Purisima - Immaculate Mary. It weighs 805 pounds and was cast in 1802. A crown-topped bell was usually supplied by the Spanish King and cast in the royal foundry in Barcelona at the Kings expense or made in a country ruled by Spain. Ava Maria Purisima was in the vestibule of St. Joseph's church and was hung in the campanario after the reconstruction of Mission San Diego in 1931.
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|Date Added||Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 6:19pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 490027 N 3627416|
|Decimal Degrees||32.78463333, -117.10650000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 47.078', W 117° 6.39'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 47' 4.68" N, 117° 6' 23.40" W|
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|Area Code(s)||619, 858, 559|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 98 Booth Hill Rd, San Diego CA 92108, US|
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