Fort Lowell

Fort Lowell (HM1ES5)

Location: Los Ojos, NM 87551 Rio Arriba County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 43.238', W 106° 33.819'

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Fort Lowell was established in 1866 to protect the Tierra Amarilla area settlements from the Southern Utes. Originally named Camp Plummer this post was garrisoned by a detachment of New Mexico Volunteers, some of whose descendants live in the area. The Fort was abandoned in 1869 and its log or "fuerte" buildings sold to local residents.
HM NumberHM1ES5
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Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 6:25pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 360360 N 4065021
Decimal Degrees36.72063333, -106.56365000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 43.238', W 106° 33.819'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 43' 14.28" N, 106° 33' 49.14" W
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Area Code(s)505
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 493 Unnamed Road, Los Ojos NM 87551, US
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