Calle de la Milpes
— Cemetery Street —Named Calle de la Milpes ("Road Which Leads to the Corn Fields") during Tucson's Spanish period; the street linked the presidio with adjacent agricultural fields. Renamed Cemetery Street in the mid-1800s, the street was the main thoroughfare between downtown and the local military cemetery. By 1875 the cemetery was moved and the street was renamed Alameda Street ("Tree-Lined Street").
|Placed By||City of Tucson Historic Preservation Office|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 8:31am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12S E 502325 N 3565141|
|Decimal Degrees||32.22288333, -110.97531667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 13.373', W 110° 58.519'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 13' 22.38" N, 110° 58' 31.14" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 255 W Alameda St, Tucson AZ 85701, US|
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