Socorro in Socorro County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources Museum
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Science & Medicine. A significant historical year for this entry is 1928.
Location. 34° 4.011′ N, 106° 54.469′ W. Marker is in Socorro, New Mexico, in Socorro County. Marker can be reached from Olive Lane near Canyon Drive. 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 Tech (approx. ¼ mile away); For Southern Independence (approx. 0.4 miles away); Socorro (approx. one mile away); Jumbo (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Garcia Opera House (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Socorro Sabino y Lemitar (approx. 6.3 miles away); Magdalena Fault (approx. 10.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Socorro.
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