San Jon in Quay County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
Location. 35° 6.418′ N, 103° 19.879′ W. Marker is in San Jon, New Mexico, in Quay County. Marker is on State Road 469 0.4 miles south of Interstate 40, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Jon NM 88434, United States of America.
Also see . . . New Mexico Office of the State Historian. As early as 1541 members of the Francisco Vázquez de Coronado expedition recorded the first European impressions of this unique geologic feature. (Submitted on November 28, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 232 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 28, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.