La Teja

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La Teja
Barrio
Plaza Lafone in La Teja
Plaza Lafone in La Teja
Street map of La Teja
Street map of La Teja
Location of La Teja in Montevideo
Location of La Teja in Montevideo
Coordinates: 34°51′51″S 56°13′31″W / 34.86417°S 56.22528°W / -34.86417; -56.22528Coordinates: 34°51′51″S 56°13′31″W / 34.86417°S 56.22528°W / -34.86417; -56.22528
Country  Uruguay
Department Montevideo Department
City Montevideo

La Teja is a barrio (neighbourhood or district) of Montevideo, Uruguay.

Location[edit]

It shares borders with Tres Ombúes to the north west, Belvedere to the north, the Prado / Nueva Savona barrio to the north east, Capurro to the south east and borders the Bay of Montevideo to the south. To the west of its southern part it borders the Pantanoso Creek, across which starts the Villa del Cerro.

In La Teja is located the Cementerio de La Teja, Montevideo.

Places of worship[edit]

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External links[edit]

  • Revista Raíces/ Historia del barrio La Teja
  • Aníbal Barrios Pintos. "La Teja: escenario de complejos industriales". Los barrios de Montevideo (PDF) (in Spanish). p. 32. Retrieved 2013-03-01.