San Enrique was founded following the Larios Family's
tradition of naming these colonies after their members,
in this case Enrique Croke Larios.
The San Roque Station was ofically created in 1909,
by virtue of a resolution adopted a year earlier in
the month of December.
The new village was developed due to the new railway
line between Algeciras and Bobadilla, the first section
of which was inaugurated in June 1890.