"The Town Council"

"The Town Council" (HM1RKS)

Location: Puerto Momotombo, León
Country: Nicaragua

N 12° 24.108', W 86° 37.048'

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Estructura Colonial No 2 "Cabildo"

Construido en el periodo de 1531-1545, con paredes de ladrillo de barro y aplanado de tierra talpuja, su cubierta de techo fue teja de barro. Tenían un área de 513 m2. Durante el periodo activo de la ciudad fue la sede del Gobierno Municipal. Todas las Ruinas y estructuras de la ciudad fueron rescatadas y descubiertas en el año 1967, por la UNAN - León. Por efectos de Huracán Aleta en 1982, fue nuevamente sepultada esta estructura. Actualmente se ha redescubierto a través de excavaciones arqueológicas financiadas por la Junta de Andalucía. English:Colonial Structure No 2 "The Town Council"Built during the period 1531-1545, of clay brick walls and talpuja (while volcanic ash) coating, its roofing material was clay tile. It had an area of 513 m2. During the city's active period it was the seat of the town hall. All the ruins and structures of the city were rescued and discovered in 1967 by the UNAN - León (National Autonomous University of Nicaragua in León). As a result of Hurricane Aleta in 1982, this structure was buried again. It has now been rediscovered through archaeological excavations financed by the Autonomous Community of Andalusia.
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Date Added Sunday, April 10th, 2016 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16P E 541579 N 1371014
Decimal Degrees12.40180000, -86.61746667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 12° 24.108', W 86° 37.048'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds12° 24' 6.48" N, 86° 37' 2.88" W
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near Unnamed Road, Puerto Momotombo León , NI
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