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

Old Dolan Home

 
 
Old Dolan Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 24, 2011
1. Old Dolan Home Marker
Inscription. Built in 1888 by J.J. Dolan, who took part in the L.C. War on the Murphy side, and afterwards was conspicuous in county affairs. In later times the building served as a hotel, the most familiar name being Bonito Inn.
 
Erected 1950 by Old Lincoln County Memorial Commission.
 
Location. 33° 29.561′ N, 105° 23.231′ W. Marker is in Lincoln, New Mexico, in Lincoln County. Marker is on U.S. 380 at milepost 97.7, on the right when traveling east. 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. Tunstall-McSween Store (a few steps from this marker); Site of the McSween Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Squire Wilson's Home (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Torreon (about 400 feet away); San Juan Church (about 400 feet away); Earliest Courthouse (about 500 feet away); Col. Dudley's Camping Place (approx. 0.2 miles away); Montano Store (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lincoln.
 
Also see . . .  Legends of America. James Dolan - Bad Boy of the Lincoln County War. (Submitted on August 10, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.)
Old Dolan Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 24, 2011
2. Old Dolan Home Marker
 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable PersonsSettlements & Settlers
 
Old Dolan Home image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 24, 2011
3. Old Dolan Home
 
 
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 632 times since then and 107 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 10, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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