Population 3369 — Elevation 6983 ft.The Spanish community of Taos developed two miles southwest of Taos Pueblo. It later served as a supply base for the "Mountain Men," and was the home of Kit Carson who is buried here. Governor Charles Bent was killed here in the anti-U.S. insurrection of 1847. In the early 1900's, Taos developed as a colony for artists and writers.
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|Date Added||Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 11:28pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13S E 448463 N 4032536|
|Decimal Degrees||36.43666667, -105.57500000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 26.2', W 105° 34.5'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 26' 12.00" N, 105° 34' 30.00" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1201-1499 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, El Prado NM 87529, US|
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