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Ruidoso in Lincoln County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Old Dowlin Mill

 
 
Old Dowlin Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 25, 2011
1. Old Dowlin Mill Marker
Inscription.  Part original structure. Famous landmark for 100 years. Originally grist and sawmill. Used as rendezvous by William H. Bonney (Billy, the Kid), Pat Garrett, Johnny Riley, J.J. Pershing (then Lt. at Ft. Stanton) and other historic figures.
 
Erected 1951 by Old Lincoln County Memorial Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceNotable PlacesSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 33° 19.411′ N, 105° 39.05′ W. Marker is in Ruidoso, New Mexico, in Lincoln County. Marker is on Sudderth Drive 1.4 miles west of U.S. 70, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ruidoso NM 88345, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lozen, Little Sister (approx. 3.9 miles away); a different marker also named Old Dowlin Mill (approx. 4.1 miles away); Sierra Blanca (approx. 5.8 miles away); John H. Tunstall (approx. 12.9 miles away); L.G. Murphy Sutler Store
Old Dowlin Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 25, 2011
2. Old Dowlin Mill Marker
(approx. 13.7 miles away); Nurse's Quarters (approx. 13.8 miles away); Commissary Warehouse (approx. 13.8 miles away); Officer's Quarters (approx. 13.8 miles away).
 
Old Dowlin Mill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 25, 2011
3. Old Dowlin Mill
Old Dowlin Mill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 25, 2011
4. Old Dowlin Mill
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 11, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 772 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 11, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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