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Socorro in Socorro County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

New Mexico Tech

 
 
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By Gregory Walker, November 24, 2010
1. New Mexico Tech Marker
Inscription. Founded in 1889 as New Mexico's School of Mines, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology offers degrees through the doctorate in a number of science and engineering disciplines. In addition to its academic functions, the institute also conducts extensive research and development activities.
 
Location. 34° 4.013′ N, 106° 54.217′ W. Marker is in Socorro, New Mexico, in Socorro County. Marker is at the intersection of Leroy Pl and College Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Leroy Pl. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Socorro NM 87801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources Museum (approx. mile away); For Southern Independence (approx. 0.6 miles away); Socorro (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Garcia Opera House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Jumbo (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Socorro (approx. 1.6 miles away); Sabino y Lemitar (approx. 6.3 miles away); Magdalena Fault (approx. 10.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Socorro.
 
Categories. Education
 
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By Gregory Walker, November 24, 2010
2. New Mexico Tech Marker Location
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. This page has been viewed 489 times since then and 66 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 27, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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