"The Omnibus" Historical

"The Omnibus" Historical (HM1WRF)

Location: Mérida, Yucatán 97000 Merida
Country: Mexico

N 20° 58.063', W 89° 37.455'

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El OmnibusEsta equina ya recibía el nombre de "El Omnibus" en la relación que registra Gonzalo Cámara Zavala en 1948 debido a que en 1889 se estableció el primer servicio urbano de camiones de tracción animal para pasajeros. Se le llamaba entonce "ómnibus" aunque años después se importara la palabra "guagua" que pervivió largo tiempo.Maya-Yucateco:El OmnibusLe ti'its je'ela' u k'aaba'e' "El Omnibus" ti' u ts'íib Gonzalo Cámara Zavalae' tu ja'abil 1948e', ku ya'alike' tu ja'abil 1889e' leti'ka jts'áab yáax camión ku jíita'al tumen ba'alche' utia'al u púuta'al wíinik. U k'aaba' túune' "ómjnbus" ba'ale'ikil u máan le ja'abo'obo' jk'e'ex yéetel u t'aanil "Guagua" le k'aaba' je'ela'jach xáanchaj ku ya'ala'al.English: "The Omnibus"This corner had already received the name of The Omnibus in the report registered by Gonzalo Cámara Zavala in 1948, due to the fact that in 1889 the first urban animal traction bus service was established for passengers. It was thus called "Omnibus" although years later the word "guagua" would be imported and prevail for a long time.
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Date Added Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16Q E 227134 N 2320811
Decimal Degrees20.96771667, -89.62425000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 20° 58.063', W 89° 37.455'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds20° 58' 3.78" N, 89° 37' 27.3" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 501 Calle 61, Mérida Yucatán 97000, MX
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