Monument in Lea County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected by Monument Centennial Committee.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1885.
Location. 32° 37.392′ N, 103° 15.92′ W. Marker is in Monument, New Mexico, in Lea County. Marker is on State Road 8, 0.1 miles south of Monument Highway, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monument NM 88265, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hobbs (approx. 6.6 miles away); Llano Estacado (approx. 6.8 miles away); Oil and Gas (approx. 12˝ miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 27, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 675 times since then and 77 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 27, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.