Monument of the San Francisco Ruins

Monument of the San Francisco Ruins (HM25X6)

Location: Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional 10212
Country: Dominican Republic

N 18° 28.606', W 69° 53.131'

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Monumento Ruinas de San FranciscoComplejo arquitectónico del siglo XVI conformado por iglesia, convento y capilla de la Orden Terciaria. En 1543 el maestro Rodrigo de Liendo inicia su construcción, la cual se extiende hasta 1664. Fue sede de los frailes franciscanos, quienes llegaron a la isla en 1502. Su escudo y cordón distintivo se muestran en relieve en el portal de entrada al convento.
English translation:
Monument of the San Francisco RuinsArchitectonic complex from the 16th century, made up of a church, convent and chapel of the Franciscan Third Order. In 1543 the master builder Rodrigo de Liendo began its construction, which would last until 1664. It was the headquarters for Franciscan friars, who arrived to the island in 1502. Their coat of arms and distinctive cord can be seen in the relief of the convent's entry portal.
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HM NumberHM25X6
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Placed ByMinisterio de Cultura
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Date Added Sunday, March 11th, 2018 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)19Q E 406509 N 2043163
Decimal Degrees18.47676667, -69.88551667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 18° 28.606', W 69° 53.131'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds18° 28' 36.36" N, 69° 53' 7.86" W
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Area Code(s)212
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Hostos, Santo Domingo Distrito Nacional 10212, DO
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