Socorro in El Paso County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
A fine example of New Spain's frontier architecture: thick adobe walls; cottonwood and willow vigas and latias with dirt roof.
Erected 1973 by State Historical Survey Committee.
Location. 31° 39.281′ N, 106° 18.198′ W. Marker is in Socorro, Texas, in El Paso County. Marker can be reached from Socorro Road. Click for map. Marker is hidden from view from the road by a row of trees. You have to turn off the road to see the marker. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10167 Socorro Road, El Paso TX 79927, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Socorro Mission La Purísima (approx. 0.3 miles away); Socorro (approx. 0.3 miles away); Camino Real Rio Vista Farm (approx. 2.3 miles away); Alderete-Candelaria House (approx. 2.8 miles away); Ysleta Plaza (approx. 2.8 miles away); Oldest Mission in Texas (approx. 2.9 miles away); First Mission and Pueblo in Texas (approx. 2.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Socorro.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 430 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on , by Mario Caire of El Paso, Texas. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.