Bouquet, Santa Fe
|Elevation||116 m (381 ft)|
|Population (2001 census [INDEC])|
|• Density||4.07/km2 (10.5/sq mi)|
|CPA Base||B S2523|
|Area code(s)||+54 3471|
In 1908 the federal government established the law that authorized the construction of a railway line from Las Rosas to Bouquet. After obtaining the land, work started in 1910 including the construction of a small town adjacent to the railway station.
Bouquet therefore started with the construction of the station, and its opening on 19 September 1910, with the organization provided by its founders, Otto Bantle, Victorio De Lorenzi and Augusto Schanck who contracted Civil Engineer Benno Jorge Schanck for the planning of the town.
The town connects to RN 9 Rosario-Córdoba Highway through Provincial Route RP 65.
Famous people from the town
- Rosa Baquín de Terzoni, writer of the "Postales de Bouquet" (Postcards from Bouquet) book.
- Roberto Abbondanzieri, footballer.
- Municipal information: Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Ministry of Interior, Argentina. (in Spanish)
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