Near Watrous in Mora County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
Location. 35° 46.8′ N, 104° 59.417′ W. Marker is near Watrous, New Mexico, in Mora County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 161 and Interstate 25, on the left when traveling east on State Road 161. Touch for map. Marker is just east of I-25 at exit 364. Marker is in this post office area: Watrous NM 87753, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Union National Monument (approx. 4½ miles away); Santa Fe Trail (approx. 8.6 miles away); Fort Union National Monument / Santa Fe Trail (approx. 10 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 9, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 523 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 9, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.