— El Camino Real —Originating during Mexico's Spanish period, "Royal Road" connected Spain's southern and northern territories. The route linked Mexico City, Guadalajara, Mazatlan, and Culiacan, Magdalena to Spain's northern outposts. Eventually, Calle Real extended to Yuma, San Diego and San Francisco, remaining the primary route linking Mexico and the United States. In 1872, the street name was changed to Main Avenue.
|Placed By||City of Tucson Historic Preservation Office|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 1:07pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12S E 502332 N 3564960|
|Decimal Degrees||32.22125000, -110.97525000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 13.275', W 110° 58.515'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 13' 16.50" N, 110° 58' 30.90" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 126 W Pennington St, Tucson AZ 85701, US|
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