Lovington - Lovington, NM
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Snowdog
N 32° 54.715 W 103° 19.736
13S E 656268 N 3642760
Quick Description: This historical marker on the south side of Lovington, New Mexico provides a brief history of the city.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 12/18/2019 7:47:09 PM
Waymark Code: WM11TV0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 2

Long Description:
This historical marker on the south side of Lovington, New Mexico, provides a brief history of the town. The reverse side provides a map of local points of interest. Unfortunately the marker is extremely weathered and is difficult to read. The text is


Lovington is named after Robert Florence Love, who founded the town on his homestead in 1908. It was a farming and ranching community until the discovery of the Denton pool after World War II turned it into an oil town. It is the county seat of Lea County.
Link to History,Plaque or Sign:: [Web Link]

Additional Point: N 32° 54.720 W 103° 19.736

History:: Not listed

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