1863 - 1870Built under Brigadier General James H. Carleton. Firt Post Commander Captain Peter W.L. Plympton with Company F, 7th U.S. Infantry and Company 1st New Mexico Volunteer Cavalry. Named after Captain George N. Bascom, 16th U.S. Infantry. Officers quarters constructed of sandstone and roofed with poles and earth. All other buildings constructed of adobe.
|Placed By||Fort Bascom Trading Post Business|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 9:35am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13S E 616255 N 3893651|
|Decimal Degrees||35.17910000, -103.72323333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 10.746', W 103° 43.394'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 10' 44.76" N, 103° 43' 23.64" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 319-381 E Main St, Tucumcari NM 88401, US|
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