Raton in Colfax County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Population 8,225 – Elevation 6,379
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
Location. 36° 53.107′ N, 104° 25.179′ W. Marker is in Raton, New Mexico, in Colfax County. Marker is on U.S. 64 at milepost 350, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Raton NM 87740, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Automobile in New Mexico (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Mountain Route (approx. 1.1 miles away); Road to Santa Fe - Over the Pass / Santa Fe Trail Country - "Uncle Dick" Wootton (approx. 8.2 miles away in Colorado); Raton Pass (approx. 8.3 miles away in Colorado).
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 476 times since then and 114 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 10, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 4. submitted on October 12, 2014. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.