Cocomacán Historical

Cocomacán Historical (HM1VPH)

Location: Dolores Hidalgo Cuna de la Independencia Nacional, Guanajuato 37800
Country: Mexico

N 21° 9.455', W 100° 56.031'

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Dolores Hidalgo

Cocomacán, (Lugar donde se cazan tórtolas) era una ranchería indígena, en la que, en 1643, su fundó la Congregación de Ntra. Sra. De los Dolores; Congregación que fue elevada a Pueblo, en 1780; a Villa en 1824 con el nombre de Villa de Dolores Hidalgo, y erigida en Ciudad en 1863.En 1810, se proclamó en ella la independencia y, este hecho convirtió a la antigua Cocomacán, hoy Dolores Hidalgo, en
Cuna de la Independencia Nacional
(Datos de Jose Zambrano.) English translation: Cocomacán, (Place where turtle doves are hunted) was a small indigenous village, in which, in 1643 was founded the Congregation of Our Lady of Sorrows; Congregation that was elevated to Town in 1780; To Villa in 1824 with the name of Villa of Dolores Hidalgo, and finally ascended to the category of City in 1863. In 1810, Mexican independence was first proclaimed here. This act turned the old Cocomacán, today's Dolores Hidalgo, into the
Birthplace of National Independence
(Information courtesy José Zambrano.)
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HM NumberHM1VPH
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Date Added Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 at 9:01pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14Q E 299200 N 2340811
Decimal Degrees21.15758333, -100.93385000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 21° 9.455', W 100° 56.031'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds21° 9' 27.3000" N, 100° 56' 1.8600" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3 Principal, Dolores Hidalgo Cuna de la Independencia Nacional Guanajuato 37800, MX
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