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Ruidoso Downs in Lincoln County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Old Dowlin Mill

 
 
Old Dowlin Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 24, 2011
1. Old Dowlin Mill Marker
Inscription. Famous New Mexico landmark for over 100 years. Original building still stands and water turns massive water wheel during the summer. Billy the Kid, Pat Garrett and General Pershing visited here. Turn on NM 48, 2.7 miles to west, then proceed 1.4 miles.
 
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
 
Location. 33° 20.156′ N, 105° 34.852′ W. Marker is in Ruidoso Downs, New Mexico, in Lincoln County. Marker is on U.S. 70 at milepost 264, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ruidoso Downs NM 88346, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Old Dowlin Mill (approx. 4.1 miles away); Lozen, Little Sister (approx. 7.6 miles away); John H. Tunstall Murder Site (Actual) (approx. 8.6 miles away); Sierra Blanca (approx. 8.9 miles away); John H. Tunstall (approx. 9 miles away); L.G. Murphy Sutler Store (approx. 11.3 miles away); Nurse's Quarters (approx. 11.3 miles away); Commissary Warehouse (approx. 11.4 miles away).
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
 
<i>Back of:</i> Old Dowlin Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 24, 2011
2. Back of: Old Dowlin Mill Marker
Points of Interest
New Mexico's Historic Markers typically have a map on the back side showing the location of other OSHM's. This is an excellent source of information when exploring for other Historical Markers and locations.
Old Dowlin Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 24, 2011
3. Old Dowlin Mill Marker
Old Dowlin Mill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 25, 2011
4. Old Dowlin Mill
 
 
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