Antigua CORCO

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As a Southern Puerto Rican - from La Parguera- l often travel thru Aeropuerto Mercedita in Ponce en route to my besutiful hometown. I always marvelled about La Corco; the once biggest oil refinery in the Caribbean. When, in its glory days you can apot “el mechero de Ponce”- the tallest gas burner stack. It would illuminate the whole south at night time. Beautiful. Thousands of workers from the island made a living from there, including my stepfather. It should be preserved as a historic stepping stone in The history of Puerto Rico

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