Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker
N 33° 29.546 W 105° 23.163
13S E 464138 N 3705946
Quick Description: An Old Lincoln County Memorial Commission Marker
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 11/2/2011 6:32:56 AM
Waymark Code: WMD0E5
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Geo Ferret
Views: 7

Long Description:
Marker Text:

One of Lincoln's earliest structures. Built in the 1850's, its thick walls protected Spanish-Americans against the Apaches. In Lincoln Co. War Murphy's sharpshooters were here stationed. In 1937 Chaves County Historical Society undertook restoration of tower.
Old Lincoln County Memorial Commission 1950

Link to History,Plaque or Sign:: Not listed

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