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Bayard in Grant County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Fort Bayard

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, November 6, 2010
1. Fort Bayard Marker
Inscription. Has been designated a
National Historic Landmark

For the important role it played in the military and medical history of southwest New Mexico

This fort possesses National Significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America
 
Erected 2004 by National Park Service United States Department of the Interior.
 
Location. 32° 47.383′ N, 108° 9.283′ W. Marker is in Bayard, New Mexico, in Grant County. Marker is at the intersection of Calle El Centro and Cam Foresta, on the right when traveling east on Calle El Centro. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bayard NM 88023, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Bayard - 1866-1900 (approx. half a mile away); Santa Rita Copper Mines (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bayard (approx. 2.1 miles away); Ladies Auxiliary of Local 890 (approx. 2.1 miles away); Kneeling Nun (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named Bayard (approx. 3.6 miles away); Santa Rita Copper Mine (approx. 5.8 miles away); Pinos Altos (approx. 6.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bayard.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Fort Bayard
Fort Bayard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 6, 2010
2. Fort Bayard Marker
. (Submitted on December 4, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.)
 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
Fort Bayard image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 6, 2010
3. Fort Bayard
Fort Bayard image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 6, 2010
4. Fort Bayard
 
 
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