Population 7,289 - Elevation 4,576In 1581, Capit?n Francisco S?nchez Chamuscado took possession of this region for the King of Spain, naming it the Province of San Felipe. Significant European settlement of the area, however, did not occur until the mid-1800s. Once called Hot Springs because of its curative natural hot springs. "T or C" in 1950 took its present name from Ralph Edwards' radio program.
|Series||This marker is part of the El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro series|
|Placed By||New Mexico Historic Preservation Division|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 9:06am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13S E 286676 N 3666807|
|Decimal Degrees||33.11901667, -107.28641667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 7.141', W 107° 17.185'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 7' 8.46" N, 107° 17' 11.10" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3000-3014 Interstate 25 Business, Truth or Consequences NM 87901, US|
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