Pueblo of Zia
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker
N 35° 29.687 W 106° 43.678
13S E 343268 N 3929286
Quick Description: A New Mexico OSHM that really shows it's wear.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 10/12/2011 3:30:04 PM
Waymark Code: WMCTYJ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Geo Ferret
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Marker Text:
In 1583 Antonio de Espejo recorded this pueblo as one of five in the Province of Puname. Following the sacking of Zia by Spanish troops in 1689, the pueblo was reestablished, but never attained its former size. The Zia ancient sun symbol is incorporated in the design of the state flag of New Mexico.
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