Socorro in Socorro County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Location. 34° 3.417′ N, 106° 53.596′ W. Marker is in Socorro, New Mexico, in Socorro County. Marker is at the intersection of Plaza Street and Center Street, on the right when traveling east on Plaza Street. Touch for map. On the south side of the Plaza. Marker is in this post office area: Socorro NM 87801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Socorro (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Garcia Opera House (about 600 feet away); New Mexico Tech (approx. 0.9 miles For Southern Independence (approx. one mile away); New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources Museum (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Socorro (approx. 1.3 miles away); Sabino y Lemitar (approx. 7.1 miles away); San Antonio (approx. 9.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Socorro.
Regarding Jumbo. A section of Jumbo containing a complete circumference is on display at the Trinity Site.
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