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Leopoldo O'Donnell y Joris

Santa Cruz de Tenerife 1809 - Biarritz 1867
Spanish general and statesman who was Prime Minister of Spain on several occasions
(Wikipedia)
Agustín Querol
1959

Santa Cruz de Tenerife /  Leopoldo O'Donnell y Joris   Santa Cruz de Tenerife /  Leopoldo O'Donnell y Joris

Description

Bust in a high steel table, with a text plaque.
It is a copy of the bust in the Town Hall.

Inscription(s)

tenente general
LEOPOLDO O'DONNELL Y JORIS
duque de tetuán
presidente del gobierno
ministro de la guerra
1809-1867

bajo su mandato, en 1859, su villa natal,
santa cruz de tenerife
alcanzó el título de ciudad

su ayuntamiento le erige este monumento
en el bicentenario de su nacimiento
y a los 150 años de aquella efeméride
General Lieutenant
Leopoldo O'Donnell y Joris
Duke of Tetuan
Prime minister
Minister of War
1809-1867

Under his rule, in 1859, his hometown,
Santa Cruz de Tenerife
achieved the title of city

Its city council erected this monument
on the bicentenary of his birth
and 150 years after that event

Santa Cruz de Tenerife - Leopoldo O'Donnell y Joris

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Location (N 28°28'17" - W 16°15'17")

Item Code: esca584; Photograph: 1 February 2020
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