Near Capitan in Lincoln County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Population 1400 -- Elevation 6350 Ft.
Location. 33° 32.706′ N, 105° 33.983′ W. Marker is near Capitan, New Mexico, in Lincoln County. Marker is on Smokey Bear Boulevard (U.S. 380 at milepost 85.5), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Capitan NM 88316, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Smokey Bear Historical Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Smokey Bear (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Capitán (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Capitán (approx. 2 miles away); Japanese Segregation Camp No. 1 (approx. 4 miles away); CCC Camp/German Internment Camp (approx. 4.1 miles away); Chapel (approx. 4.1 miles away); Officer's Quarters (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Capitan.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. This page has been viewed 683 times since then and 27 times this year. Last updated on August 10, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. Photos: 1. submitted on November 27, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. 2. submitted on August 10, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 3. submitted on November 27, 2010, by Gregory Walker of La Grange, Texas. 4. submitted on November 25, 2014, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.