Church of Los Baños




Location: Los Baños, Laguna (Region IV-A)
Category: Building
Type: House of Worship
Status: Level II - With Marker
Marker Date: No Date

Marker text
CHURCH OF LOS BANOS

HOSPITAL CHAPEL DEDICATED TO OUR LADY OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION USED IN THE ABSENCE OF A CHURCH FROM 1613 TO 1727,  DESTROYED BY FIRE, CHAPEL WAS REPLACED BY A CHURCH STRUCTURE MADE OF BAMBOO AND NIPA. CHURCH OF STONE ON ITS PRESENT SITE ERECTED I ABOUT 1790 UNDER THE DIRECTION OF FR. DOMINGO MATEO, CONSTRUCTION OF BELFRY SACRISTY AND TILE ROOFING SUPERVISED BY FR. MANUEL AMAT, 1852; CONVENT AND TOWER DESTROYED BY  EARTHQUAKE, 1863; REPAIRS MADE DURING THE ADMINISTRATION OF FRS. MANUEL RODRIGUEZ AND GILBERTO MARTIN, 1880.

2 comments:

  1. Hi. I've been to this church many times, but I've never seen its historical marker. Where is it located?

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  2. From what I've heard, it was stolen.

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