Last modified: 2004-07-31 by juan manuel gabino villascán
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Alvarado is located in the Gulf of Mexico coast in the State of
Veracruz-Llave, between Coatzacoalcos and
Veracruz (city): 18º46' Lat Northt; 96º46' Long W.
It is said, Alvarado was founded as San Cristóbal de Alvarado about 1600 by Spaniards who reached the region since 1568. They dedicated to the agriculture and livestook growing. Alvarado is famouse because of its several oil refineries and the fishing of shrimp.
Juan Manuel Gabino Villascán October 9, 2001
|by Ivan Sache, Dec 19, 2001.|
Alvarado, Veracruz-Llave (Departamento del Golfo) -
Per saltire divided red-blue-red-blue.
Ivan Sache, Dec 19, 2001
|by Juan Manuel Gabino Villascán, October 06, 2001.|
Alvarado was part of the Departamento del Golfo. The Ca. 1923
registration flag was a vertical divided flag into white (hoist) and
blue (fly) and a blue square in the canton.
Juan Manuel Gabino Villascán, October 06, 2001.