La Joya in Socorro County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
La Joya de Sevilleta
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
Marker series. This marker is included in the El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro marker series.
Location. 34° 20.68′ N, 106° 50.645′ W. Marker is in La Joya, New Mexico, in Socorro County. Marker is on New Mexico Route 304 6.5 miles south of U.S. 60, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: La Joya NM 87028, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rio Salado Sand Dunes (approx. 3.8 miles away); a different marker also named Rio Salado Sand Dunes (approx. 3.9 miles away); Acomilla (approx. 3.9 miles away); Las Nutrias (approx. 9.4 miles away); Sabino y Lemitar (approx. 13.5 miles away).
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Also see . . . History - Sevilleta - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. (Submitted on July 28, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 224 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photos of the site of Sevilleta in the Sevilleta NWR • Can you help?