Espejo's Expedition

Espejo's Expedition (HM1ADI)

Location: Magdalena, NM 87825 Socorro County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 37.35', W 107° 8.327'

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(On the Camino Real)

In 1582 and 1583, Antonio de Espejo and his party followed the Rio Grande north to the Bernalillo area. Espejo was trying to learn the fate of two Franciscan friars who stayed with the Pueblo Indians after the Rodriquez - Sanchez/Chamuscado expedition returned to Mexico in 1581.
Series This marker is part of the Antonio de Espejo Entrada of 1582-1583 series, and the El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro series.
Placed ByNew Mexico Historic Preservation Division
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 3:00am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 301600 N 3722351
Decimal Degrees33.62250000, -107.13878333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 37.35', W 107° 8.327'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 37' 21.00" N, 107° 8' 19.62" W
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Area Code(s)505
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1269 Canam Hwy, Magdalena NM 87825, US
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