San Jon in Quay County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
Location. 35° 6.418′ N, 103° 19.879′ W. Marker is in San Jon, New Mexico, in Quay County. Marker is on New Mexico Route 469 0.4 miles south of Interstate 40, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Jon NM 88434, United States of America.
Also see . . . New Mexico Office of the State Historian. As early as 1541 members of the Francisco Vázquez de Coronado expedition recorded the first European impressions of this unique geologic feature. (Submitted on November 28, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 138 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.