Artesia in Eddy County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Population 10,385 – Elevation 3,350
Erected by New Mexico Historical Preservation Division. (Marker Number 394.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1903.
Location. 32° 53.596′ N, 104° 24.996′ W. Marker is in Artesia, New Mexico, in Eddy County. Marker is on Roswell Highway (U.S. 285), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Artesia NM 88210, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Derrick Floor (approx. 3.6 miles away); First Lady of Artesia (approx. 3.7 miles away); Independent Spirit (approx. 3.7 miles away); Castaño de Sosa’s Route (approx. 6 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps (approx. 6.4 miles away); a different marker also named Artesia Seven Rivers Cemetery (approx. 11.9 miles away); Blackdom Townsite (approx. 14.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Artesia.
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