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Lincoln in Lincoln County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Site of Old Wortley Hotel

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, July 24, 2011
1. Site of Old Wortley Hotel Marker
Inscription. In this frontier hostelry lodged judges during court terms, court's retainers. Here Robt. M. Ollinger, at table, noon, April 28, 1881, heard shooting from Courthouse, rushed to his death at hands of William H. Bonney.
 
Erected 1951 by Old Lincoln County Memorial Commission.
 
Location. 33° 29.612′ N, 105° 23.393′ W. Marker is in Lincoln, New Mexico, in Lincoln County. Marker is on U.S. 380 at milepost 97.6, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lincoln NM 88338, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Murphy-Dolan Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of the McSween Home (about 800 feet away); Old Dolan Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tunstall-McSween Store (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Squire Wilson's Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Torreon (approx. mile away); San Juan Church (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lincoln.
 
Also see . . .  The Wortley Hotel. No Guests Gunned Down in Over 100 Years (Submitted on August 10, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.) 
 
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Site of Old Wortley Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 24, 2011
2. Site of Old Wortley Hotel Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 10, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 521 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 10, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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