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Historical Markers in Grants, New Mexico

 
Clickable Map of Cibola County, New Mexico and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Cibola County, NM (32) Bernalillo County, NM (135) Catron County, NM (11) McKinley County, NM (24) Sandoval County, NM (27) Socorro County, NM (38) Valencia County, NM (8) Apache County, AZ (48)  CibolaCounty(32) Cibola County (32)  BernalilloCounty(135) Bernalillo County (135)  CatronCounty(11) Catron County (11)  McKinleyCounty(24) McKinley County (24)  SandovalCounty(27) Sandoval County (27)  SocorroCounty(38) Socorro County (38)  ValenciaCounty(8) Valencia County (8)  ApacheCountyArizona(48) Apache County (48)
Grants is the county seat for Cibola County
Grants is in Cibola County
      Cibola County (32)  
ADJACENT TO CIBOLA COUNTY
      Bernalillo County (135)  
      Catron County (11)  
      McKinley County (24)  
      Sandoval County (27)  
      Socorro County (38)  
      Valencia County (8)  
      Apache County, Arizona (48)  
 
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1New Mexico (Cibola County), Grants — El MalpaisNational Conservation Area — Bureau of Land Management —
Created December 31, 1987-Dedicated August 24, 1991. The El Malpais National Conservation Area (NCA) was the first area so designated by Congress in New Mexico. Congress established the NCA to conserve and protect the . . . Map (db m100422) HM
2New Mexico (Cibola County), Grants — GrantsPopulation 11,451 — Elevation 6500 —
Located just north of the great lava bed known as the malpais, Grants began as a coaling station for the Santa Fe Railroad. Around 1880 it was known as Grant's Camp, after the Canadian bridge contractor Angus A. Grant. In 1950, the area's vast . . . Map (db m36472) HM
3New Mexico (Cibola County), Grants — GrantsPopulation 11,451 Elevation 6500 ft
Located just north of the great lava bed known as the malpais, Grants began as a coaling station for the Santa Fe Railroad. Around 1880 it was known as Grant's Camp, after the Canadian bridge contractor Angus A. Grant. In 1950, the area's vast . . . Map (db m36473) HM
4New Mexico (Cibola County), Grants — Ice Cave & Bandera VolcanoThe Land of Fire & Ice
The Bandera Volcano rose up in volcanic fury some 10,000 years ago. The crater is approx. 1400 feet across and 800 feet deep. Bandera is one of the finest examples of an erupted volcano in the country, and one of the most accessible. An ancient lava . . . Map (db m164176) HM
5New Mexico (Cibola County), Grants — Large Diameter Drill Bit
This drill bit was used at Crownpoint N.M. to drill a 10 ft. diameter shaft 2,234 ft. The drill cutters weigh 30,000 lbs. Total assembly weight is 443,000 lbs. One third of its weight was used for cutting purposes. The rest of the weight as a . . . Map (db m164162) HM
6New Mexico (Cibola County), Grants — Mine Head Frame
From Nose Rock Property (Top Section Only) Donated by Phillips Uranium Company 1989Map (db m186519) HM
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7New Mexico (Cibola County), Grants — One Ton Mine Car
Circa Late 1880's Possibly Zuni Mountains Refurbished by L & H Steel & Clyde Cerniway 2005Map (db m186518) HM
8New Mexico (Cibola County), Grants — San Rafael
San Rafael, formerly know as El Gallo, is located at a spring near the Malpais, the great lave flow to the east. The area was visited by members of Vásquez de Coronado's expedition in 1540. In 1862, it was selected as the original site of Fort . . . Map (db m36475) HM
9New Mexico (Cibola County), Grants — The Caboose
The caboose, 999726, was built circa 1937 originally for the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad. It was donated to the Grants-Cibola County Chamber of Commerce by BNSF and many years later in 2015, the Chamber passed the caboose on to the City of Grants. . . . Map (db m186515) HM
10New Mexico (Cibola County), Grants — The Fannie Mine Hoisting Bucket(Circa 1908)
This bucket was used to retrieve gold & silver ore as well as miners from the depths of the Fannie mine at Mogollon, NM Donated by Red & Nina Waldie Family 2006Map (db m186517) HM
11New Mexico (Cibola County), Grants — Vietnam Veterans MemorialGrants, NM
Honoring the 58,249 KIA As of August 1, 2005Map (db m36474) HM
 
 
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Nov. 30, 2022