Bent in Otero County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Events.
Location. 33° 9.741′ N, 105° 50.134′ W. Marker is in Bent, New Mexico, in Otero County. Marker is on U.S. 70 at milepost 241.5, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bent NM 88314, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Round Mountain (approx. 3.1 miles away); Sierra Blanca (approx. 10.1 miles away); Lozen, Little Sister (approx. 11.6 miles away); Tularosa (approx. 12.6 miles away); Restoring a Local Treasure (approx. 14.6 miles away); Cloud-Climbing Railroad La Luz (approx. 15.4 miles away); Old Dowlin Mill (approx. 15.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Legends of America. Buckshot Robert's Last Stand (Submitted on August 12, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 12, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,081 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 12, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.