San Elizario in El Paso County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
San Elizario Chapel
(Capilla de San Elzeario)
Erected 1962 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee.
Marker series. This marker is included in the El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro marker series.
Location. 31° 35.156′ N, 106° 16.383′ W. Marker is in San Elizario, Texas, in El Paso County. Marker is on Church Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Elizario TX 79849, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Salt War (within shouting distance of this marker); Rodriguez-Chamuscado Expedition - 1581 (within shouting distance The Camino Real (within shouting distance of this marker); Espejo Beltran Expedition - 1582-1583 (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Thanksgiving (within shouting distance of this marker); Juan de Onate Expedition - 1598 (within shouting distance of this marker); San Elizario (within shouting distance of this marker); San Elizario Memorial Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Elizario.
Regarding San Elizario Chapel. National Register of Historic Places:
Presidio Chapel of San Elizario (added 1972 - - #72001358)
Also known as Nuestra Senora del Pilar y de Glorioso San Jose'
• Historic Significance: Event, Information
• Potential, Architecture/Engineering
• Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
• Architectural Style: No Style Listed
• Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal,
• Architecture, Religion
• Cultural Affiliation: American Indian
• Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1750-1799
• Owner: Private
• Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
• Current Function: Religion
• Current Sub-function: Religious Structure
Categories. • Churches, Etc. •
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