Socorro in Socorro County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
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Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1889.
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. Touch for directions.
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. ¼ 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 LemitarMagdalena Fault (approx. 10.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Socorro.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 27, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. This page has been viewed 563 times since then and 5 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.