Plaza Santo Tomas

Plaza Santo Tomas (HMGSH)

Location: Manila, NCR 30501 Manila
Country: Philippines

N 14° 35.573', E 120° 58.467'

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Lot originally purchased by the Dominican Order in 1627 for their cemetery and garden. Bought by city government in 1861 as a public plaza. Given to the University of Santo Tomas in 1879. Bronze statue of U.S.T. founder Archbishop Miguel de Benavides erected in 1891.

Monument transferred to present campus along Espana Street after the war.
Placed ByIntramuros Administration
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Date Added Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 6:49am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)51P E 281791 N 1614269
Decimal Degrees14.59288333, 120.97445000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 14° 35.573', E 120° 58.467'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds14° 35' 34.38" N, 120° 58' 28.02" E
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 220 Postigo Street, Manila NCR 30501, PH
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