Tucumcari in Quay County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the U.S. Route 66 series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1793.
Location. 35° 10.326′ N, 103° 41.631′ W. Marker is in Tucumcari, New Mexico, in Quay County. Marker is on East Tucumcari Boulevard, half a mile west of Quay Road Am, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tucumcari NM 88401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tucumcari (a few steps from this marker); Comanche CountryBlue Swallow Motel (approx. 1.3 miles away); A Route 66 Classic (approx. 1.3 miles away); a different marker also named Tucumcari (approx. 1½ miles away); Fort Bascom (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Tucumcari Mountain (approx. 1.9 miles away); a different marker also named Tucumcari Mountain (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tucumcari.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 15, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 14, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 743 times since then and 49 times this year. Last updated on July 9, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 14, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 3. submitted on July 15, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. 4. submitted on November 14, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.