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  1. a city in SW El Salvador.
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  • The market at Sonsonate, an important weekly function, is held on Sundays.

    Salvador of the Twentieth Century

    Percy F. Martin

  • Sonsonate is on the south, and Guatemala and the Department of Ahuachapn are on the west.

  • Ahuachapn also has a road to Sonsonate via Ataco and Apaneca, two towns which are located high up in the mountains.

  • By giving short notice, fresh provisions may be obtained in large quantities from Sonsonate.

  • The farm is located between the cities of Sonsonate and Izalco, and lies at 450 metres elevation above the level of the sea.