Near La Joya in Socorro County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
Marker series. This marker is included in the El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro marker series.
Location. 34° 18.184′ N, 106° 53.379′ W. Marker is near La Joya, New Mexico, in Socorro County. Marker is on Interstate 25 at milepost 166.4, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in the northbound rest area. Marker is in this post office area: La Joya NM 87028, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rio Salado Sand Dunes (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Rio Salado Sand Dunes (approx. 0.2 miles away); Doņa Eufemia (approx. 0.2 miles away); La Joya de Sevilleta Sabino y Lemitar (approx. 10.1 miles away); Las Nutrias (approx. 13.1 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 29, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 493 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 29, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.