Round Mountain

Round Mountain (HM1EEQ)

Location: Bent, NM 88314 Otero County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 9.034', W 105° 53.2'

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This cone—shaped mountain is a landmark in southern New Mexico that has historic significance for many area families. In April 1868 a skirmish occurred between the Apache and Tularosa settlers when six U.S. soldiers left supply wagons between Fort Stanton and Fort Seldon. The besieged travelers took refuge on Round Mountain. Each spring a fiesta is held in Tularosa to commemorate this battle.
Placed ByNew Mexico Historic Preservation Division
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Date Added Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 9:40am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 417310 N 3668328
Decimal Degrees33.15056667, -105.88666667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 9.034', W 105° 53.2'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 9' 2.04" N, 105° 53' 12.00" W
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Area Code(s)505
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 77 Round Mountain Rd, Bent NM 88314, US
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