Socorro in Socorro County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Science & Medicine • War, World II. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1803.
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. On the south side of the Plaza. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Socorro NM 87801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 milesSocorro (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Garcia Opera House (about 600 feet away); New Mexico Tech (approx. 0.9 miles away); 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.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 19, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. This page has been viewed 862 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 19, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. 3, 4. submitted on July 28, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 5. submitted on September 19, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.